Lunch links: A closer look at Mike Leach
December, 12, 2011
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
The guy's in a big red suit flying around because he craves the spotlight. He's a fame junkie. The guy's a clown. He's a megalomaniac. It's all a big shell game. He presents himself like, 'Look at me, I'm so nice.' He's getting paid. He's got a whole thing happening.
- What's the future hold for former Arizona coach Dick Tomey? A Wildcats QB recruit is unsure of Rich Rodriguez's offense.
- Arizona State believes it is battling misinformation.
- Texas and California get to know each other. Cal will be healthier against Texas.
- Colorado has gotten another commitment for its D-line.
- Oregon QB Darron Thoma has been the Ducks team leader for a while. The Wisconsin offense poses a tough test.
- Who are Oregon State's top recruiters?
- A Stanford recruiting roundup. More on Andrew Luck at the Heisman ceremony.
- There appears to be a check-withholding controversy at UCLA, which is all the program needs. The Bruins had their first post-Rick Neuheisel practice.
- USC leads the Pac-12 on this All-Freshman team.
- Utah and Kyle Whittingham are working on a new contract.
- Washington's top in-state recruits haven't been quick to commit.
- Mike Leach is many things but the new Washington State coach isn't ordinary.
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