Les Miles excited to get started as KU’s new football coach

Winner of an NCAA college football championship at LSU in 2007, Les Miles has stepped back into coaching and was introduced Sunday evening, Nov. 18, 2018, as the new football coach for the Kansas Jayhawks
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Winner of an NCAA college football championship at LSU in 2007, Les Miles has stepped back into coaching and was introduced Sunday evening, Nov. 18, 2018, as the new football coach for the Kansas Jayhawks

Jesse Newell — he’s won an EPPY for best sports blog and previously has been named top beat writer in his circulation by AP’s Sports Editors — has covered KU sports since 2008. His interest in sports analytics comes from his math teacher father, who handed out rulers to Trick-or-Treaters each year.