Mississippi State football coach Mike Leach dies at 61

PULLMAN, WA - SEPTEMBER 03:  Head coach Mike Leach of the Washington State Cougars takes the field  prior to the start of the game against the Eastern Washington Eagles at Martin Stadium on September 3, 2016 in Pullman, Washington.  Eastern Washington defeated Washington State 45-42.  (Photo by William Mancebo/Getty Images) 
              A table with flowers is set up in memory of Mississippi State NCAA college football coach Mike Leach, outside the southwest gate of Davis Wade Stadium. Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022, in Starkville, Miss. Leach, 61, died Monday night, Dec. 12, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson following complications from a heart condition, the university announced. (Theo DeRosa/The Commercial Dispatch, via AP)
            
              The video board at Davis Wade Stadium displays a message in memory of Mississippi State NCAA college football coach Mike Leach, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022, in Starkville, Miss. Leach, 61, died Monday night, Dec. 12, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson following complications from a heart condition, the university announced. (Theo DeRosa/The Commercial Dispatch, via AP)
            
              Mississippi State coach Mike Leach, left, watches as Mississippi coach Lane Kiffin directs photographers away from their pregame meeting at an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss., Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
            
              FILE - Texas Tech coach Mike Leach yells at officials during an NCAA college football game against North Dakota in Lubbock, Texas, Sept. 5, 2009. Mike Leach, the gruff, pioneering and unfiltered college football coach who helped revolutionize the passing game with the Air Raid offense, has died following complications from a heart condition, Mississippi State said Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022. He was 61. (Geoffrey McAllister/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal via AP)
            
              FILE - Texas Tech head coach Mike Leach talks with his team in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M in Lubbock, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2009. Mike Leach, the gruff, pioneering and unfiltered college football coach who helped revolutionize the passing game with the Air Raid offense, has died following complications from a heart condition, Mississippi State said Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022. He was 61. (AP Photo/Mike Fuentes, File)
            
              FILE - Texas Tech coach Mike Leach waits as a play is reviewed during the first quarter of their NCAA college football game against Texas in Austin, Texas, Sept. 19, 2009. Mike Leach, the gruff, pioneering and unfiltered college football coach who helped revolutionize the passing game with the Air Raid offense, has died following complications from a heart condition, Mississippi State said Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022. He was 61. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
            
              Mississippi State coach Mike Leach confers with quarterback Will Rogers (2) during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi in Oxford, Miss., Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
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              Mississippi State coach Mike Leach, left, talks with Mississippi coach Lane Kiffin before an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss., Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
Mississippi State football coach Mike Leach dies at 61