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    Mike Leach

    Mike Leach was interviewed on 60 Minutes tonight. You can watch it yourself here:
    Texas Tech's Mad Genius Video - CBSNews.com

    Wow... He is one weird guy. He never played college football, and was a lawyer before he was a coach.

    It is an interesting piece, if you missed it you should watch with the link.



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    Re: Mike Leach

    Looks like he may be at TT awhile longer.


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    Re: Mike Leach

    And Leach is one extraordinarily good football coach.


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    Re: Mike Leach

    Quote Originally Posted by alaskaguy View Post
    And Leach is one extraordinarily good football coach.
    I actually like him more after the interview... He is a VERY weird guy, but I like his style.



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    Re: Mike Leach

    Good coach but as an ISU fan I dont fell he is at a huge disadvantage at TT. Glad 2 know we now have 2 really smart coaches on staff.


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    Re: Mike Leach

    Just watched it...LOL that guy kills me!



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    Re: Mike Leach

    Quote Originally Posted by superdorf View Post
    Mike Leach was interviewed on 60 Minutes tonight. You can watch it yourself here:
    Texas Tech's Mad Genius Video - CBSNews.com

    Wow... He is one weird guy. He never played college football, and was a lawyer before he was a coach.

    It is an interesting piece, if you missed it you should watch with the link.
    Thanks for posting this, it was interesting to watch!



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    Re: Mike Leach

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    Good coach but as an ISU fan I dont fell he is at a huge disadvantage at TT. Glad 2 know we now have 2 really smart coaches on staff.
    I also watched the interview and got a chuckle when they said TT was at a hugh disadvantage recruiting against Texas, Oklahoma, Texas A&M. If they are crying out at being at hugh disadvantage, what the hell are we?

    I will say, I bet if kids were watching this will help there recruiting.



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    Re: Mike Leach

    Notice how little they interviewed him....probably cause he is too discombobolated in his delivery. He is one helluva football coach and a really different dude



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    Re: Mike Leach

    Look out John Mclaughlin. Leach has a promising career in weather.

    I like his style. Go outside. There's your weather.



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    Re: Mike Leach

    Makes you want to play for the guy. That can't hurt his recruiting. Like the South doesn't have enough advantages.



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    Re: Mike Leach

    He is great, I you-tubed him and found all kinds of funny interviews from the past.


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    Re: Mike Leach

    He is weird, but in a cool way. I remember reading I think a USA Today article talking about his main interest outside of football being pirates, and his office being full of pirate stuff sent from fans. Crazy.



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    Re: Mike Leach

    Mike Leach served as the OC/O Line Coach at Iowa Wesleyan in Mount Pleasant, Iowa back in 1989 - 1991.



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