"During his NCAA career, which began with a three-year stop as running backs coach at Texas Tech (2000-02), Briles has recruited/mentored numerous players that have graduated to the National Football League", the Tiger-Cats' statement continued. He remains a radioactive coaching prospect when it comes to another FBS job, though this new gig could certainly help him start to rebuild his shattered reputation.
Labour positions itself as party of soft Brexit
But party leader Jeremy Corbyn has so far stopped short of committing to continued membership beyond the date of Brexit. There is little doubt, however, that Corbyn's move has created a majority in the Commons who favour a soft Brexit.
Iraq says victory over IS in Tal Afar is near
Tal Afar sits on a strategic route between IS-controlled territories in Syria and Mosul, 70 kilometers (40 miles) further east. Up to 2,000 militants were believed to be defending Tal Afar when the campaign to take back the city started on August 20.