College football began in earnest Thursday night, with 14 games involving FBS teams. A look at the highlights and the lowlights. Texas A&M quarterback Kenny Hill was so good that “Johnny Who?” headlines and tweets are everywhere Hill needed all of one start to erase Johnny Manziel’s name from parts of the Aggies’ record book, […]
Football coach and now biographer Mike Leach thinks the Apache warrior can teach us a lot about leadership, but he has to overlook a lot of unsavory details to make his case.
AV Homes Inc. (NASDAQ:AVHI) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call August 1, 2014 8:30 AM ET Executives Mike Burnett - EVP and CFO Roger Cregg - President and CEO Analysts Brendan Lynch - Sidoti Jay McCanless - Sterne, Agee & Leach Presentation Operator Good...Show More Summary
It's year three of the Mike Leach experiment at Washington State. Leach doubled the victory total from year one to year two and got the Cougars into the New Mexico Bowl, where they somehow lost a 22-point lead and the...
He played a security guard.
One of at least three acting credits on the Washington State coach's résumé. Longtime Mike Leach fans know the Washington State coach has assembled a little bit of an acting career. In addition to his "Friday Night Lights" cameo, he's friends with Hollywood types like Matthew McConaughey and Peter Berg. Show More Summary
Too bad their tour only made one stop, in Los Angeles for Pac-12 Media Days. Here are the Washington State coach's best moments, along with those of his worthy opener, Rich Rodriguez. HOLLYWOOD, Calif. - The definition of a live entertainment...Show More Summary
Mike Leach doesn’t look like a man whose team is on the verge of breaking out. His demeanor more closely matches that of a college professor.
Marcus Mariota, Mike Leach and Brett Hundley are among the big names at this year's Pac-12 media event. What is it? Pac-12 Media Days is a two-day event in which media members head to Los Angeles to talk with Pac-12 coaches, players and other associated conference personnel. Show More Summary
Washington State improved 45 spots in last year's F/+ rankings and reached a bowl for the first time in a decade. Mike Leach has made the Cougars fun and interesting again. But how much higher can they climb in an increasingly daunting...Show More Summary
Judging by the pictures, Mike Leach and the Washington State coaching staff recently had a successful fishing trip on the Salmon River. It may have started out as a way for the coaches to bond with each other away from the football field,...Show More Summary
Washington State ranked No. 81 in the Orlando Sentinel's college football countdown. Coach Mike Leach is leading the Cougars' revival.
Ed Note: The following appears courtesy our college football sister site Crystal Ball Run. In 2012, Mike Leach did an interesting AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit. He was back at it yesterday. You can read through the full AMA here, but here are some of the more interesting questions and answers from the session… Question: I know […]
Advice about how to win football games—sound or potentially otherwise—comes from a variety of sources. During last week's NFL draft, for example, Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio about a homeless man convincing...Show More Summary
AV Homes (AVHI) Q4 2013 Results Conference Call March 14, 2014 / 8:30 A.M. E.T. Executives Roger Cregg – President, CEO Mike Burnett – CFO, Executive Vice President Analysts Jay McCanless – Sterne, Agee & Leach, Inc. Alex Barron – Housing...Show More Summary
A little over one month after Florida State and Auburn duked it out for the BCS National Championship, college football is once again hosting an epic battle between offense and defense. Except this time around, the clash isn ’t taking...Show More Summary
If Washington State's Mike Leach is not chosen Pac -12 Coach of the Year, it's because he has more bitter adversaries than appreciative friends among his coaching contemporaries. Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti recently said he pleads the fifth when asked in an interview with KEZI 9 News about whether he likes Leach (via CollegeSpun.com). Show More Summary
Washington State took a big step toward bowl eligibility, moving to 5-5 with a win over Arizona in Week 12, and as the Cougars continue to show promise for the future, they decided to show support for the coach who is leading the resurgence. WSU...Show More Summary
Former Texas Tech and current Washington State football head coach Mike Leach has always played by his own set of rules. It's a list of believed-to-be-acceptable behavior that apparently includes calling the conference commissioner to...Show More Summary
The year was 2007. It was a simpler time. Dan Beebe was in his first season as Big 12 Commissioner, and Mike Leach was still at Texas Tech, probably not even having met redshirt freshman Adam James. But he was already a crazy person. Read more...