Former Iowa Player Named Head Coach Of XFL Team

first_imgan up-close look at an xfl football3 Feb 2001: A view of the XFL football taken on the field before the game between the Las Vegas Outlaws and the New York/New Jersey Hitmen at the Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Outlaws defeated the Hitmen 19-0.Mandatory Credit: Todd Warshaw /AllsportIowa has produced many talented NFL tight ends over the years. One of those famous tight ends is poised to make a huge jump into the head coaching ranks.On Thursday, the XFL announced that former Iowa tight end and Cincinnati Bengals assistant Jon Hayes would be new head coach and general manager of the St. Louis XFL team. The revived league is set to begin play in 2020.Hayes played for Iowa from 1982 to 1984, leading the team in touchdown receptions in 1984. He was drafted No. 41 overall by the Kansas City Chiefs in 1985 and went on to have a 12-year NFL career.After retiring with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1996, Hayes began coaching in 1999. He spent four seasons at Oklahoma as a tight ends and special teams coach.Officially official!Help us welcome Coach Hayes to the XFL family! #XFL2020 https://t.co/vqEYTPmL7B— XFL St Louis (@XFLStLouis) April 18, 2019When Marvin Lewis was hired as head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals in 2003, he brought Hayes on as his tight ends coach.Hayes maintained his role as tight ends coach for Lewis’ entire 16-year tenure until he was fired at the end of 2018.During his time in Cincinnati, Hayes coached two players to Pro Bowl seasons: Jermaine Gresham (2011-12) and Tyler Eifert (2015).Hayes’ hiring in St. Louis is yet another feather in the cap for Tight End U.last_img read more

UPSC civil services prelims exam results declared

first_imgNew Delhi: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Friday declared the results of the civil services preliminary examination, a government order said.The results of the examination held on June 2 can be seen on UPSC web site — www.upsc.gov.in. “The candidature of these candidates is provisional. In accordance with the Rules of the Examination, all these candidates have to apply again in the detailed application Form-I (DAF-I) for the Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2019, which will be available on the web site https://upsconline.nic.in during the period from August 01, 2019 (Thursday) to August 16, 2019 (Friday) till 6:00 P.M,” the government said in a statement. Also Read – How a psychopath killer hid behind the mask of a devout laity!It said the e-admit card along with the time table of the main examination will be uploaded on the Commission’s Website for the eligible candidates around 3-4 weeks before the commencement of the examination. “Changes, if any, in the postal address or e-mail address or mobile number after submission of the DAF-I may be communicated to the Commission at once,” it said. The candidates are also informed that marks, cut off marks and answer keys of screening test held through the civil services preliminary examination will be uploaded on the website only after the entire process examination is over i.e. after the declaration of final result of civil services examination, the statement said.last_img read more