“The U”

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The U Part 2: You Can’t Make This Stuff Up

The University of Miami football team may have played their last regular season game over a week ago but the school, the team and its history were front and center on Thursday night at The Colony theatre in Miami Beach.

12/12/2014

A Miami Hurricanes banner flies outside of Sun Life Stadium prior to the game against the Pittsburgh Panthers on November 29, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Former Hurricanes RB Ken Hunt Donates $1.5 Million To School

One-time University of Miami running back Ken Hunt has donated $1.5 million to the school, the largest individual gift made to Hurricane athletics by one of their former players.

12/04/2014

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 31: Quarterback Jim Kelly #12 of the Buffalo Bills looks to pass against the Dallas Cowboys defense during Super Bowl XXVII at the Rose Bowl on January 31, 1993 in Pasadena, California. The Cowboys won 52-17. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Reports: Former UM Star QB Jim Kelly’s Cancer Spreading

He was the first in a string of signal callers who helped make the University of Miami “Quarterback U,” but Jim Kelly is facing his toughest opponent now, cancer that is spreading through his body.

CBS Miami–03/25/2014

Wake Forest v Miami

UM’s Al Golden Is Staying In Miami

Looks Like University of Miami football’s head coach Al Golden is staying in Miami.

01/05/2014

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UM Fans Return Home After Blowout Loss To FSU

The Florida State Seminoles defeated the Miami Hurricanes in Tallahassee Saturday, 41 to 14. Fans started filing out of Doak Campbell Stadium even before the game ended, a telltale sign of a blowout.

CBS Miami–11/03/2013

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 31: Quarterback Jim Kelly #12 of the Buffalo Bills looks to pass against the Dallas Cowboys defense during Super Bowl XXVII at the Rose Bowl on January 31, 1993 in Pasadena, California. The Cowboys won 52-17. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Former UM QB Jim Kelly Diagnosed With Cancer

Legendary former University of Miami and Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly revealed Monday he is battling cancer in his upper jaw bone.

CBS Miami–06/03/2013

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New Miami OC James Coley Likes What He Sees

James Coley came to Miami to be the Hurricanes’ offensive coordinator. After the team’s first scrimmage of the spring, he sounded more like an English professor.

CBS4–03/23/2013

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Corben Returns To ESPN’s 30 For 30 With “Broke”

For the second time in as many years, South Florida filmmaker Billy Corben will once again have a feature on ESPN. After first tackling the University of Miami football’s rise to fame, Corben is this time looking at how pro athletes spend millions only to end up “Broke.”

CBS Miami–10/02/2012

Kellen Winslow, Jr.

Winslow A Man Without A Team

Kellen Winslow II was a dominant tight end at the University of Miami and wound up being picked with the sixth pick in the 2004 NFL Draft. But since then, the man who once described himself as “a soldier” has played for five NFL teams and after being released by the New England Patriots is now unemployed in 2012.

CBS Miami–09/28/2012

President Barack Obama & Gov. Mitt Romney (Source: CBS4)

UM Students Can Pick Up Obama & Romney Tix Starting Monday

University of Miami students who managed to win tickets to see President Barack Obama or his Republican challenger Mitt Romney can start picking up their tickets starting Monday.

CBS Miami–09/17/2012

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