LSU WR Travin Dural on Les Miles: 'He brought out the best in all of us'
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BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU star running back Leonard Fournette echoed the sentiments of many of his teammates upon learning about the firing of 12th-year head coach Les Miles. "At the end of the day, I love him. I just hope the best for him," the Heisman Trophy contender told reporters Sunday following a team meeting. Fournette, who missed the first 20 minutes of the impromptu meeting because of a doctor's appointment, said he spoke privately with Miles afterward. "I'm going to keep that between us," Fournette said in reference to the conversation. Miles, one of the most successful coaches in SEC history, was fired as head coach of the Tigers after a disappointing 2-2 start. Offensive coordinator Cam Cameron and assistant director of football operations Dean Dingman were also let go. Defensive line coach Ed Orgeron, who went 6-2 after taking over for Lane Kiffin as USC's interim coach in 2013, will replace...
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