And now, the rest of the Texas Tech story

AUTHOR’S NOTE: On Thursday, Mike Leach’s attorney released statements from Texas Tech’s trainer and team physician that seemed to support, or at least minimize Leach’s actions in regards to Adam James.  On Saturday, the university provided affidavits that appear to contradict the coach’s account.

Now that Mike Leach has put out his side of the events that led to his eventual dismissal at Texas Tech and internal e-mails have been released relating to the contentious contract negotiations from the end of last season, a juicy controversy has erupted into a full-blown civil war, with players, staff, coaches, alumni, fans, and pundits choosing sides.

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Mike Leach. Seriously? Are you that dumb?[UPDATED]

Say what you will about Mike Leach as a football coach.  Dude is good, and has a high ceiling that could lead to a high profile job.  Check that.  Dude is good, and had a high ceiling.  Now dude may have swept in and stole the dumbass of the year award.

(Note from me about how I’m fascinated by this Leach story so I’m going to update it as things develop or until we get sick of it.)

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