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Football and Philosophy

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 03.06.2013 | Sports
Christopher Brauchli

November and December were exciting months in the world of college football and the events causing the excitement not only involved money but highlighted the differences between, let us say for purposes of illustration, college athletic departments and their philosophy departments.

Ex-Coach Embree Always Played By The Rules

The Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 02.19.2013 | Denver

When former Colorado coach Jon Embree said goodbye during his farewell press conference last month after being fired, one of the points he made more t...

CU Buffs Hire New Football Coach.. For Real This Time

The Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 02.09.2013 | Denver

The University of Colorado has hired San Jose State coach Mike MacIntyre to take over its beleaguered football program, a source close to MacIntyre to...

Butch Jones Says 'No' To CU

Posted 12.06.2012 | Denver

Despite early reports that Butch Jones had accepted the University of Colorado's offer to coach the Buffs' football team, multiple sources are reporti...

Butch Jones Undecided On CU Buffs' Coaching Gig Offer

The Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 02.04.2013 | Denver

Limbo. University of Colorado officials sharpened their pencils and straightened the pictures on the office walls in the Dal Ward Center dozens of ti...

Ex-CU Coach Blasts Buffs For Firing Embree, Calls Out Racial Angle

The Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 01.28.2013 | Denver

Legendary Colorado football coach Bill McCartney blasted university leaders in an open letter Tuesday for firing coach Jon Embree after just two seaso...

Black Coaches Association 'Disappointed' In Embree Firing

The Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 01.26.2013 | Denver

The executive director of the Black Coaches Association said today he is disappointed by the University of Colorado's decision Sunday to fire football...

Plug Pulled On Coach Embree At CU-Boulder

The Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 01.26.2013 | Denver

The University of Colorado pulled the plug on football coach Jon Embree's rebuilding project Sunday afternoon when athletic director Mike Bohn fired E...

Significant Changes Coming To CU Buffs' Football Program

The Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 01.24.2013 | Denver

Everyone knows significant changes are coming in the Colorado football program in the days ahead now that the Buffs' season is over after their eighth...

Oregon RB Pulls Off Incredible Punt Return TD

Posted 10.27.2012 | Sports

Points weren't very hard to come by for Oregon against Colorado at home. The No. 2 Ducks were leading 56-0 at halftime and ended up scoring the most p...

UPDATE: Sports Authority Field Sign Almost Uses Broncos Colors

Posted 11.07.2011 | Denver

Mile High Stadium is just hours away from the official unveiling of its long anticipated new sign from Sports Authority. Work on the new “Sports Aut...

‘Tebow The Fourth-String Guy;’ Fox Slams Comment

Posted 10.25.2011 | Denver

Tim Tebow cannot seem to catch a break. From not getting the starting quarterback job for the Broncos, to possible third string status, to trade rumor...

'A Backup QB That Is One Of The Most Polarizing Figures In Sports'

WSJ's The Daily Fix | Nando Di Fino | Posted 10.24.2011 | Denver

Tim Tebow appeared in a Super Bowl commercial before he even played a snap in the NFL. And, in a manner fitting of Tebow, the spot—in which Tebow’...

Is A Tebow Trade Coming? (POLL)

Posted 10.24.2011 | Denver

What a difference a few weeks can make. Tim Tebow, who was once thought to be the sure-bet starting quarterback for the Broncos, is fighting for the b...

WATCH: Rahim Moore's Hit Too Vicious?

Posted 10.22.2011 | Denver

During the 3rd quarter of the Denver Broncos preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, rookie safety Rahim Moore delivered a vicious hit on Bills’ D...

Orton, Quinn Outplay Tebow In First Practice (POLL)

Posted 09.28.2011 | Denver

The quarterback drama continues at the Denver Broncos’ training camps this week. Kyle Orton may be on the trading block, but he and Tim Tebow are bo...

WATCH: Tebow On ‘O’Reilly Factor,' Talks Faith, Abortion

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.08.2011 | Denver

Denver Broncos' quarterback Tim Tebow appeared on the "O'Reilly Factor" recently speaking about football, his faith and to promote his new autobiograp...

Bill McCartney's Stance On Gay Rights, Abortion Raises 'Deep Concerns' Among Some CU Faculty MembersBill McCartney's Stance On Gay Rights, Abortion Raises 'Deep Concerns' Among Some CU Faculty Members

Boulder Daily Camera | Brittany Anas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Saying former University of Colorado football coach Bill McCartney used his position to push anti-gay and sexist agendas, some employees at CU are ask...

Another Ex-CU Linebacker In Sexual Assault Investigation

KMGH Denver | Wayne Harrison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

BOULDER, Colo. -- A second former University of Colorado football player has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a CU student. M...

Jon Embree Offered CU Coaching Job Because He's Black, Bill McCartney Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Former University of Colorado tight end and current Washington Redskins assistant Jon Embree has verbally accepted an offer to become the next head fo...

Jon Embree Offered CU Coaching Job: Report [UPDATE]

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

UPDATE: The Denver Post's Chris Dempsey tweets that CU Athletic Director Mike Bohn has released a statement denying reports that Jon Embree has been o...

Cody Hawkins Wins Big 12 Player OF The Week Honors Week Of His Father's Firing

The Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Five days after his father was officially fired as head football coach at Colorado, senior quarterback Cody Hawkins produced one of the best games of ...

PHOTOS: Candidates For The Newly-Open CU Coaching Job

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Five years ago, the University of Colorado hailed a rising coaching star named Dan Hawkins as the man who could restore a once-proud football traditio...

Colorado-Ohio State Game: Buckeyes To Pay Buffaloes $1.4 Million To Play In Columbus

Yahoo! News | RUSTY MILLER, AP Sports Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver


Con Games: CU's Hawk Luckiest Coach on Earth

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Conniff

At 3-1 so far in 2010, a scenario could unfold that whereby Dan Hawkins could survive to fight again in the aborning Pac 12 which the Buffs will call home beginning next year.