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Skip Holtz, second chances and more



Gregg Doyel has a provocative column at about Skip Holtz, second chances and race: "Skip Holtz wasn't hired because he's white. He was hired because he's Skip Holtz. Because his father is Lou Holtz. Because he has a name the average college football fan will recognize, and that's how you win the news conference at a school like Louisiana Tech." But Doyel argues in support of recently fired Colorado coach Jon Embree who said African-American coaches rarely get such a second chance.

[Last modified: Friday, December 14, 2012 11:50am]


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