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Art Briles drops Baylor lawsuit, citing legal fatigue: 'A man can only carry so much'

Art Briles drops Baylor lawsuit, citing legal fatigue: 'A man can only carry so much'
Published On: Thu, Feb 02
Oct 24, 2015; Waco, TX, USA; Baylor Bears head coach Art Briles with Baylor Bears quarterback Seth Russell (17) prior to a game against the Iowa State Cyclones at McLane Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ray Carlin-USA TODAY Sports

Art Briles has decided not to follow through with his lawsuit against his old employer, Baylor.

The former Bears coach has grown tired of the legal process, according to Ernest Cannon, Briless attorney, and no longer wishes to move forward with charges against the school.

Im sorry we didnt get this resolved for all the Baylor people, so they could know the truth, Cannon said Wednesday, via KWTX 10. A man can only carry so much."

Briles was suing Baylor for libel and conspiracy, alleging the university lied when it said Briles knew about multiple sexual assault cases against football players.

Briles also claimed Baylor officials made sure he wasn't hired for another head coaching job.

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