Under review: Time running out for Oregon's Helfrich, Texas' Strong

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It's the time of year when embattled coaches give their employers tough choices or easy ones. Texas still might have a difficult decision on Charlie Strong. Oregon, meanwhile, appears to have only one option with Mark Helfrich.

Although industry sources expect a relatively quiet coaching cycle this year, Texas and Oregon remain the two biggest hot spots entering mid-November. Here's a look at the situations in Austin and Eugene, plus other coaching superlatives and notes from Week 11.