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QB Shane Dillon Elite 11 highlights - The Ralphie Report - JustmyOp fanposted some of the Elite 11 highlights of QB commit Shane Dillon
Embree said the best way -- make that the only way -- to produce those results is to have physical practices. "You have to make them hit," Embree said when asked how he makes players tougher. "It's how you train. It's a mindset. It's how you see yourself. "... You have to practice in such a manner that you can't hide. You got to expose guys. You've got to let their teammates see if they're doing what they're supposed to do so that they can't hide. You do those things and that will either make you tough or get you out of there."
No head-coaching experience not a burden, CU's Jon Embree says | The Field House - This is just going to be one of those things we hear all year long unless Embree and the team surprise. "Embree has no head coach experience". Yea, we know
Phil Steele - Phil Steele give Colorado the 44th best home field advantage at Folsom
2. Colorado first-year head coach Jon Embree played for his alma mater in the 1980s. Embree had accepted a job in television journalism in 1991 when his head coach, Bill McCartney, called with a volunteer coaching position. "He didn’t ask me. He told me," Embree said. The very first day, Embree fell in love with the work. "At the end of the day," Embree said, "Mac asked me, ‘What do you think?’ What I didn’t say to him is, ‘I want your job.’" Twenty years later, he has it.
Video: Colorado's Jon Embree - Pac-12 Blog - ESPN - Ted Miller talks with the coach about the Colorado's transition to a new conference.
A look around the Pac-12...
Pac-12 sees potential under Larry Scott - Stewart Mandel - SI.com - A great look at our favorite conference commissioner from Stewart Mandel
Part III: Oregon Vs Colorado, Sept 23 1967 - Addicted To Quack - Addicted To Quack takes a look at a historic Colorado - Oregon matchup
The new Pac-12 will school you on vocabulary - Dr. Saturday - NCAAF Blog - Yahoo! Sports - A lot of people have pointed out the language used in the Pac-12's videos, I love it