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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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In Robert Saleh, the Jets Believe They Found the Head Coach They Need

In Robert Saleh, the Jets Believe They Found the Head Coach They Need

In Robert Saleh, the Jets Believe They Found the Head Coach They Need In Robert Saleh, the Jets Believe They Found the Head Coach They Need Robert Saleh oversaw a San Francisco 49ers defense that came within minutes of winning the Super Bowl last year and that managed to rank among the league’s best this season despite missing many of …

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John Muckler, Coach of an N.H.L. Dynasty, Dies at 86

John Muckler, Coach of an N.H.L. Dynasty, Dies at 86

John Muckler, Coach of an N.H.L. Dynasty, Dies at 86 John Muckler, Coach of an N.H.L. Dynasty, Dies at 86 John Muckler, who joined with Glen Sather as architects of the Edmonton Oilers’ five Stanley Cup championships from 1984 to 1990 and held coaching or senior executive posts with four other N.H.L. teams, died on Monday in the Buffalo area, …

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Paul Westphal, N.B.A. Hall of Famer and Coach, Dies at 70

Paul Westphal, N.B.A. Hall of Famer and Coach, Dies at 70

Paul Westphal, N.B.A. Hall of Famer and Coach, Dies at 70 Paul Westphal, N.B.A. Hall of Famer and Coach, Dies at 70 He was an assistant coach with the Suns for four seasons before he was named head coach in 1992-93, when they posted the N.B.A.’s best regular-season record at 62-20, led by Charles Barkley, the league’s most valuable player, …

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Texas Hires Alabama’s Steve Sarkisian as Coach

Texas Hires Alabama's Steve Sarkisian as Coach

Texas Hires Alabama’s Steve Sarkisian as Coach Texas Hires Alabama’s Steve Sarkisian as Coach Texas said Saturday that it had fired Tom Herman as its football coach and, hours later, announced that it had hired the wizard at the helm of top-ranked Alabama’s offense in a bid to restore the Longhorns to championship contention. But the dismissal of Herman and …

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Becky Hammon Becomes First Woman to Serve as Head Coach in N.B.A. Game

Becky Hammon Becomes First Woman to Serve as Head Coach in N.B.A. Game

Becky Hammon Becomes First Woman to Serve as Head Coach in N.B.A. Game Becky Hammon Becomes First Woman to Serve as Head Coach in N.B.A. Game Though 2020 is nearly over, it keeps turning out sports milestones. On Wednesday night, for the first time, a woman served as head coach in an N.B.A. game. When Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich was …

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K.C. Jones, Celtics Standout as Player and Coach, Dies at 88

K.C. Jones, Celtics Standout as Player and Coach, Dies at 88

K.C. Jones, Celtics Standout as Player and Coach, Dies at 88 K.C. Jones, Celtics Standout as Player and Coach, Dies at 88 K.C. Jones, the quietly tenacious Hall of Fame guard who played on eight consecutive N.B.A. championship teams with the Boston Celtics and later coached the team to two league titles, died on Friday. He was 88. His death …

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Amar’e Stoudemire Is a Coach Now. But Don’t Call Him That.

Amar’e Stoudemire Is a Coach Now. But Don’t Call Him That.

Amar’e Stoudemire Is a Coach Now. But Don’t Call Him That. Amar’e Stoudemire Is a Coach Now. But Don’t Call Him That. As recently as late July, Amar’e Stoudemire was seemingly as far away as possible from joining the Nets’ coaching staff and a high-wattage reunion of Phoenix Suns alumni in Brooklyn. Stoudemire was still playing abroad — and helping …

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