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AP Source: Notre Dame fires Weis after 5 seasons

Monday, November 30, 2009, 3:31 PM
Here is the Associated Press report: A person familiar with the decision says Notre Dame has fired coach Charlie Weis, who had a 35-27 record in five seasons. Here's the New York Daily News story: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/college/2009/11/30/2009-11-30_source_notre_dame_fires_head_coach_charlie_weis_... Read more

Notre Dame's AD needs to find right coach before replacing Weis

Friday, November 20, 2009, 1:26 PM
OK, Notre Dame fans. Here’s your punch in the face. This is not about Charlie Weis anymore, it is about athletic director Jack Swarbrick, who says he will make a decison on Weis' job status right after the season ends. Weis has been given an ultimatum, win the last two games, including a tough... Read more
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John Quinn, 57, is sports editor at the Philadelphia Inquirer and is a third generation member of the Subway Alumni.

His grandfather used to listen to the radio and yell out to his son playing on the hardscrabble streets of Corona, Queens: “Bill Shakespeare just threw another touchdown pass!”
His father used to listen to the transistor radio and yell out to his son playing for Stony Brook on Long Island: “Joe Montana just threw another touchdown pass!”
He listens to the radio and yells out to his son watching Phineas and Ferb on a 46-inch HDTV: “Dayne Crist just threw another touchdown pass!” Meanwhile, Jack, 9, will not be a fourth generation member of the Subway Alumni. Reach John at jquinn@phillynews.com.

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