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Your Friday Football Fix and Picks: Seahawks Roll, Rams Continue Slide, Shootout at Wash St.

Once again, I’m gonna jump right into the picks this week…with comments on the games that grab my attention. Hope you had a great Thanksgiving! NFL Week 12 Minnesota @ Detroit (-2.5) (Exciting game…too bad it was a loss for me!) Washington @ Dallas (-7) (Just as I thought…Dallas wins but Washington scores enough to beat the spread.) Pittsburgh (-8) ...

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Travis Ford Says the Billikens can be on Par with Villanova, Other Elite Programs

Travis Ford has been Billikens head basketball coach little over a week, but is hitting the ground running. The former Oklahoma State coach is known throughout his career for being a strong recruiter and cultivating up-tempo offenses. He hopes to do the same for Saint Louis University. Ford recently told Bernie Miklasz about his approach to recruiting and coaching, as ...

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SLU Fires Basketball Coach Jim Crews After A-10 Loss

Saint Louis University is parting ways with men’s basketball coach Jim Crews. The news comes after the Billikens fell 73-65 to George Washington in the Atlantic 10 Tournament. A press release from the university is below: Saint Louis University Director of Athletics Chris May announced today that Jim Crews has been released as SLU’s head men’s basketball coach. This decision ...

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Mizzou Football Coach Barry Odom on Recruiting Through Turmoil

The University of Missouri’s new football coach Barry Odom’s transition to head coach has been a baptism by fire of sorts. Odom assumed the position at a time of unrest, when racial tension and student protests plunked the university into the national spotlight. Adding to the unrest, the school’s long-standing football coach Gary Pinkel resigned his position, citing health concerns ...

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The Next Mizzou Revolution: Televised By the SEC Network

Mizzou football coach Gary Pinkel is taking some hits for distancing himself from Concerned Student 1950, the campus protest group that led a successful movement that pressured the resignations of university systems president Tim Wolfe and chancellor R. Bowen Loftin. In the view of some media, fans and Missouri loyalists, Pinkel is coming across as a phony. After all, Pinkel ...

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