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Dennis Erickson

Greg Schiano. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Wisch: Hire A College Coach In The NFL? Only At Your Own Risk

More often than not, “A-List” college coaches – such as the likes of Tressel, Kelly and Schiano – have ended up finding themselves shipwrecked on the NFL shores. It remains to be seen how Schiano will fare in Tampa, but below you’ll find a list of 13 of his predecessors who have experienced a mixed bag (of mostly bad) after beginning their head coaching careers in college before leaping to “The League.”

CBS Chicago–01/27/2012

Mike Martz

Report: Martz Has Interest In Arizona State Job

Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz reportedly has interest in the recently vacated Arizona State head coaching job

CBS Chicago–11/29/2011

Illinois quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase (2) makes his way through the Arizona State defense while running the option during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011 in Champaign. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Illinois Holds Off No. 22 Arizona State 17-14

Illinois sacked Arizona State’s Brock Osweiler six times and turned one into a touchdown in a 17-14 win over the No. 22 Sun Devils on Saturday night.

09/17/2011