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Texas Has 'Let Go' Coach Charlie Strong After 3 Seasons

The school released a statement on Herman leaving. The school officially announced the firing of Strong on Saturday morning. Herman was also the focus of the LSU coaching situation, but that job was settled when Ed Orgeron had the interim tag removed he took when he replaced Les Miles earlier this season.



Hypothetical College Football Playoff Lines For Alabama-Clemson, Ohio State-Michigan

But nobody is talking about the scenario in which they get zero. Ohio State and MI play each other in Columbus, Ohio this Saturday. "I would say the Selection Committee looks at Oklahoma State as a 9-2 football team", he said. No. 7 Penn State , No. 8 Oklahoma, No. 9 Colorado and No. 10 Oklahoma State all share 9-2 records heading into the next-to-last weekend of the regular season.



Love Scores First-Quarter Record

Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots the ball during the game against the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on November 16, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Mavs main weapon off the bench is second-year forward Justin Anderson, who's coming off a 12-point, 5-rebound effort off the bench against the Clippers.



Bradford's short passes not enough for Vikings against Lions

After Cousins' second scoring toss to Reed, an 8-yarder with 1:53 remaining, Dustin Hopkins' onside kick went out of bounds. Matthew Stafford completed 23 of 40 passes for 232 yards and a touchdown, and Anquan Boldin caught seven passes for 69 yards and a score for Detroit.


Branca, pitcher who gave up 'Shot Heard 'Round World,' dies

Branca, pitcher who gave up 'Shot Heard 'Round World,' dies

Branca gave up a homerun to New York Giants player Bobby Thomson in 1951 that won the pennant for the Giants in one of baseball's first nationally televised games. Branca finished his career with a 88-68 record with 829 strikeouts and a 3.79 ERA. A year later the team signed him. "I would have died a hero", Branca responded.



Texas coach Charlie Strong to questions about his future

The decision to fire Strong was first announced on Sunday afternoon by HookEm.com , and it was confirmed by ESPN's Brett McMurphy . Strong's team lost to the No. "This group of guys will win a national championship", Strong said with a nod to the players listening nearby. The Longhorns have shown some fight this season, beating Notre Dame in double overtime to open the season, ever-so-briefly giving Strong a reprieve from all the critics.