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Can Les Miles Turn Around KU's Football Program?

Les Miles, KU's new football coach, spoke to the media Sunday. (Photo from KU Athletics)

The University of Kansas already has two national champion basketball coaches (Bill Self and Brandon Schneider) and now, it's getting a national champion football coach. News came over the weekend that KU hired former Louisiana State football coach Les Miles, who won the national title for LSU during the 2007 season. Transforming KU's lowly football program into a national caliber team is a tall order, but Miles says he intends to turn things around quickly. Greg Echlin reports.

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