January 1, 2007

Players firmly support Miles

The record at LSU is quite impressive.

Les Miles has coached the Tigers in 25 games. His team has won 21 times. Bernie Moore was the only other LSU coach to have a 21-4 record in his first 25 games.

In his first year, Miles guided the Tigers to 11 victories, including a 40-3 rout of Miami in the Peach Bowl. Entering Wednesday's Sugar Bowl game against Notre Dame, Miles' present team has a 10-2 record.

No other LSU coach has posted at least ten victories in back-to-back seasons.

Yet, there have been criticisms of Miles.

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