1. Why Lovie Smith Will Be the Big Ten West's Jim Harbaugh

    Despite all of the excitement in Champaign that accompanied his hiring, it didn't take long for the elephant in the room to make an appearance during Lovie Smith's introductory press conference as Illinois' new head coach on Monday...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 7 months ago 11,626 reads 43 comments

  2. Lovie Smith Named Illinois Head Coach: Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Illinois Fighting Illini football team named former NFL head coach Lovie Smith as its next head coach on Monday and provided an image of Smith signing his deal as well as ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 7 months ago 28,856 reads 16 comments

  3. Jason Licht Comments on Reasoning Behind Lovie Smith Firing

    Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith was fired Wednesday night after an 8-24 record in two seasons at the helm. Tampa Bay tripled its win total in 2015 from two to six, but it also lost its last four games of the season...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 9 months ago 2,480 reads 2 comments

  4. Buccaneers' Shocking Firing of Lovie Smith Pushes Them All-In on Jameis Winston

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ' firing of Lovie Smith made absolutely no sense—except, of course, it was the only rational move they could make...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 9 months ago 254,232 reads 275 comments

  5. Lovie Smith Fired by Buccaneers: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired head coach Lovie Smith on Wednesday following two disappointing seasons with the franchise...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 162,507 reads 470 comments

  6. Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Historic Week 7 Meltdown a Gut Punch to Positive Momentum

    Heading into their Week 7 road matchup against the Washington Redskins , the stars were aligned for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to turn the corner and show some progress in their second year under head coach Lovie Smith...

    Luke Easterling Written by Luke Easterling about 11 months ago 3,283 reads 52 comments

  7. Insider Buzz: Lovie Smith, Bucs Will Tolerate Jameis Winston's Growing Pains

    In Sunday's 37-23 loss to the Carolina Panthers , Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie quarterback Jameis Winston had five turnovers, including four interceptions, as the Bucs are off to a 1-3 start...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 12 months ago 1,249 reads 2 comments