• In this Nov. 14, 2015, file photo, Syracuse head coach Scott Shafer reacts during a timeout in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Clemson, in Syracuse, N.Y. Syracuse has fired football coach Scott Shafer two days after the team's eighth straight loss. Athletic director Mark Coyle announced the dismissal Monday, Nov. 23, 2015,  and said a national search will begin immediately. Shafer will coach the season finale against Boston College on Saturday. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi, File)

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