Hamilton Tiger-Cats admit mistake in initial hire of Art Briles

29 December 2015: Baylor Bears head coach Art Briles before the 2015 Russell Athletic Bowl between the North Carolina Tar Heels and Baylor Bears at the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium in Orlando, FL. (Photo by Mark LoMoglio/Icon Sportswire)
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Art Briles‘ coaching job in the CFL lasted less than 24 hours.

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats, who added former SMU and Hawaii head coach June Jones on Thursday, summoned the former Baylor Bears coach on Monday to be an assistant, only to rescind their offer hours later. On Tuesday morning, the Tiger-Cats released a statement in which they blatantly admitted that initially hiring Briles was a mistake.

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