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Briles dismissed as football coach at Baylor

Breaking News
1mBrett McMurphy and Mark Schlabach

Briles dismissed as football coach at Baylor

Art Briles has been dismissed as Baylor football coach after eight seasons with the school.

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Jane McManus calls Baylor's decision to fire football coach Art Briles a "pretty stunning" move.

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Jeremy Crabtree RecruitingNation 

Baylor QB commit Kellen Mond was already looking around quite a bit before Bears' coach Art Briles was dismissed Thursday. A Big Ten recruiter just told me he expects Mond, the No. 2 dual-threat quarterback, to decommit today or within a few days because of the news. Mond is also heavily considering Ohio State, Auburn, Florida and others.

Jared Shanker @JShankerESPN

Surprised to see Baylor fired Art Briles. Very curious to see what might be revealed in news conference and Pepper Hamilton report.

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Mark Schlabach breaks down Briles' rise and ultimate fall as the coach of Baylor football.

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Baylor fires football coach Briles
NCAAF 

Football coach Art Briles has been fired by Baylor, sources tell ESPN. Baylor has been under scrutiny for months about how it has handled sexual assault allegations involving several of its football players. Story

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