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2017 Schedule
5-7, 5th in American Athletic - West

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

SMU has hired former Texas assistant Jeff Traylor, a source confirmed to ESPN. He's expected to coach running backs and receive the title of associate head coach. The longtime Texas high school coach was a valuable recruiter in East Texas for the Longhorns the past two years and will be a nice get for Chad Morris' staff.

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Watch: SMU coaches dancing to The Temptations

It's national signing day for 2017 recruits, but SMU coaches are already working on the 2018 class with a video featuring some of their dance moves.

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Courtland Sutton back for more in 2017

Other Group of 5 receivers on better teams overshadowed Sutton last season. But SMU's standout wide receiver recorded 1,246 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns in 2016. Top returning players: Nos. 26-50 (Insider)

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Baylor's search may be more complicated

SMU's Chad Morris was a front-runner for the Baylor job last week, writes Adam Rittenberg, but the Mustangs' 75-31 loss to Navy might give Baylor hesitation. Who else might the Bears consider? Coaching quick takes (Insider)

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Gulley's 39-yard TD punctuates Navy's blowout win (1:15)

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