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Howard Schnellenberger, College Coach Who Built Winners, Dies at 87

Howard Schnellenberger, College Coach Who Built Winners, Dies at 87

Howard Schnellenberger, College Coach Who Built Winners, Dies at 87 Howard Schnellenberger, College Coach Who Built Winners, Dies at 87 Howard Schnellenberger, who built the offense for the 1972 Miami Dolphins’ unbeaten Super Bowl champions, then revived downtrodden football programs as head coach at the Universities of Miami and Louisville, died on Saturday. He was 87. His death was announced …

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UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Tests Positive for the Coronavirus

UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Tests Positive for the Coronavirus

UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Tests Positive for the Coronavirus UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Tests Positive for the Coronavirus The Connecticut women’s basketball coach, Geno Auriemma, tested positive for the coronavirus on Sunday, the university announced Monday, just hours before the N.C.A.A. selected and placed teams in the women’s national basketball tournament. “I’m feeling well but disappointed that I will be …

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Former U.S. Gymnastics Coach Is Dead After Human Trafficking Charges

Former U.S. Gymnastics Coach Is Dead After Human Trafficking Charges

Former U.S. Gymnastics Coach Is Dead After Human Trafficking Charges Former U.S. Gymnastics Coach Is Dead After Human Trafficking Charges The former U.S. Olympic gymnastics coach John Geddert died by suicide on Thursday, according to a spokeswoman for the Michigan attorney general’s office, shortly after he was charged with human trafficking, criminal sexual conduct and other crimes. Mr. Geddert, who …

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Jaguars Assistant Coach Chris Doyle Resigns After Backlash

Jaguars Assistant Coach Chris Doyle Resigns After Backlash

Jaguars Assistant Coach Chris Doyle Resigns After Backlash Jaguars Assistant Coach Chris Doyle Resigns After Backlash The Jacksonville Jaguars announced the resignation of the strength coach Chris Doyle on Friday night, not long after an organization that promotes diversity in the N.F.L. called the recent decision to hire Doyle “simply unacceptable.” Doyle, whose hiring by the Jaguars was announced on …

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What Is Lightning Coach Jon Cooper’s ‘Special Sauce?’

What Is Lightning Coach Jon Cooper's 'Special Sauce?'

What Is Lightning Coach Jon Cooper’s ‘Special Sauce?’ What Is Lightning Coach Jon Cooper’s ‘Special Sauce?’ After blowing a late-game lead and losing, the Green Bay Gamblers hockey players received a simple order from their coach, a former lawyer named Jon Cooper: For their next practice back home, meet at a local park at 7 a.m. When they arrived, the …

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John Chaney, Hall of Fame Temple Basketball Coach, Dies at 89

John Chaney, Hall of Fame Temple Basketball Coach, Dies at 89

John Chaney, Hall of Fame Temple Basketball Coach, Dies at 89 John Chaney, Hall of Fame Temple Basketball Coach, Dies at 89 John Chaney, the famously combative Hall of Fame coach who took Temple University to 17 N.C.A.A. basketball tournaments, largely recruiting high school players from poor neighborhoods who were overlooked by the college game’s national powers, died on Friday. …

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Reeling Texans Set to Hire David Culley as Head Coach

Reeling Texans Set to Hire David Culley as Head Coach

Reeling Texans Set to Hire David Culley as Head Coach Reeling Texans Set to Hire David Culley as Head Coach Noted for his ability to develop creative schemes that improve players’ weaknesses and complement their strengths, Culley cultivated a reputation as an excellent teacher and communicator across his 27 seasons as an N.F.L. coach, most of which have been spent …

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Tennessee Fires Football Coach Amid Investigation

Tennessee Fires Football Coach Amid Investigation

Tennessee Fires Football Coach Amid Investigation Tennessee Fires Football Coach Amid Investigation The University of Tennessee fired Jeremy Pruitt, its head football coach, and nine other staff members after the school investigated whether the program violated N.C.A.A. recruitment regulations, the school announced Monday. The firings go into effect on Tuesday. In November, the university started an investigation in collaboration with …

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True-Crime Podcast Puts Spotlight on Irish Coach Accused of Abuse

True-Crime Podcast Puts Spotlight on Irish Coach Accused of Abuse

True-Crime Podcast Puts Spotlight on Irish Coach Accused of Abuse True-Crime Podcast Puts Spotlight on Irish Coach Accused of Abuse Since then, numerous Irish pedophiles have faced successful prosecution on even older charges, based mainly on victim testimony. In the late 1990s, the Irish police investigated other child sex assault allegations against Mr. Gibney, but public prosecutors declined to press …

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Jets Hire Robert Saleh of the 49ers as Head Coach

Jets Hire Robert Saleh of the 49ers as Head Coach

Jets Hire Robert Saleh of the 49ers as Head Coach Jets Hire Robert Saleh of the 49ers as Head Coach The Jets have reached an agreement for Robert Saleh, the defensive coordinator of the San Francisco 49ers, to become their next head coach, the team announced Thursday, and — if all goes well — to lead the team out of …

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