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College Football Insider Has Significant Les Miles Update

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first_imgLes Miles hangs on the sideline during a game against Texas A&M.BATON ROUGE, LA – NOVEMBER 28: Head coach Les Miles of the LSU Tigers look on during the game against the Texas A&M Aggies at Tiger Stadium on November 28, 2015 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)Former LSU head coach Les Miles could be headed for his next collegiate coaching gig. According to multiple reports, Miles spoke with Kansas athletic director Jeff Long about the opening to coach the Jayhawks.Kansas fired former head coach David Beaty earlier this season after Beaty failed to win more than three games in a season.College football insider Dennis Dodd gave an update on the Les Miles-to-Kansas situation. Dodd initially reported the interest between the two.According to Dodd, a flight carrying Long and deputy AD Sean Lester was scheduled to head to Baton Rouge.A FlexJet plane from Dallas carrying Long and Kansas deputy athletic director Sean Lester landed in Lawrence, Kansas, about approximately 6:20 p.m. ET. According to sources, it was scheduled to depart from Dallas to Baton Rouge at some point on Thursday but that flight was cancelled.Despite the failed meeting, Miles reportedly remains the front-runner for the job. Miles hasn’t coached since he was fired by LSU in 2016.Stay tuned.[CBS Sports]last_img read more