If you woke up this morning and were told an FBS head coach would be rappelling down a 24-story building, you would no doubt be surprised. Wait, let me rephrase that. If you found out any FBS head coach other than Les Miles would be rappelling down a 24-story building, you would be surprised.

To benefit the Louisiana Family Forum’s “Over the Edge for Adoption” campaign, Miles steadily lowered his body down the 24-story One American Place building in Baton Rouge on Thursday. Thankfully, the Internet stepped up to the plate to document his journey.

Before the ascent:

Suiting up:

Game time:

No turning back now”

The man himself in progress:

Drawing a crowd:

Almost there:

In action:

Here’s video from some people at work seeing Les pass by. Thank goodness for camera phones.

God bless Les Miles.


National columnist - Zach joined the staff in 2012...and has been attempting to improve Doug and Scott's writing ability ever since (to little avail). Outside of football season, you can find him watching the San Antonio Spurs reading Game of Thrones fan theories.