Les Miles, the walking punch line

(By the way, you know your end-game blunders are bad when, as of Sunday afternoon, the Tennessee fiasco — as bad a finish as there will ever be in college football, by both coaches — only led the Ole Miss disaster from last year by 2 percent.)

Miles promised many times to fix LSU’s recurring problems with clock management. It’s been an issue for several seasons, even back when the Tigers won the national title in 2007.

“He got too cute again,” CBS analyst Gary Danielson said Sunday in Birmingham before speaking at the Over the Mountain Touchdown Club. “It could have been a total disaster. It was just a disaster.”