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Topic - Jon Embree
For some teams, a 2-0 start really is something to get excited about.
Undrafted rookies' disappointment can be offset by a significant consolation prize. They have some say in which team they join. With the help of a sharp agent, they can navigate the frenzied post-draft signing period to find the best possible opportunity to eventually make a team's 53-man roster — and earn the accompanying six-figure contract.
Deciding whether to fire a college football coach often comes down to balancing wins and losses with dollars and cents.
A choked-up Jon Embree used his farewell news conference Monday to address several University of Colorado football players in attendance, telling them to keep up the good fight.
Gene Chizik, Frank Spaziani and Danny Hope got the pink slips many expected were coming after disappointing seasons.
A choked-up Jon Embree suggested Monday that the only way he could have turned around the University of Colorado's flailing football program in his two years as head coach was to take shortcuts in the classroom and on the recruiting trail.
Jon Embree is out as head football coach at the University of Colorado after just two seasons and four wins in 25 games.
They say no team is unbeatable. They apparently haven't seen Alabama play recently.
Tyler Hansen doesn't have to glance over his shoulder anymore, and he sure isn't looking back with any regrets.
Jon Embree will be introduced as Colorado's new football coach on Monday morning.
Embree, Paulsen recalled, told someone else in the room if Paulsen didn't sign he would pursue another tight end, who Paulsen declined to name.