NFL coaches face incredible pressure to put a winning team on the field and produce championships.
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.”
Lawrence Tynes kicked a winning 31-yard field goal in sudden-death overtime and New York beat the San Francisco 49ers 20-17 in the NFC championship game Sunday night to reach its second Super Bowl in five seasons.
Circle Nov. 17-20 on your must-see-TV calendar. That is when the Presidents Cup is to be played at Royal Melbourne. Thanks to Greg Norman going boxing weigh-in with his Tiger taunts, that golf tourney just got a whole lot more interesting.
The NFL players and owners are currently in a very heated and ugly labor dispute that could put all, or some, of the 2011 season in jeopardy, but caught in the middle of those two sides are the coaches of all 32 teams.
It’s been talked about for over a year, but now the expiration of the collective bargaining agreement is just a few short days away.
Jim Harbaugh’s not coming. And Pat Fitzgerald isn’t either. But Les Miles still might be. Or maybe it’ll be Brady Hoke, some mystery candidate or, hmm…
Jim Harbaugh will leave Stanford to become the new coach of the San Fransisco 49ers.
Andrew Luck didn’t win the Heisman Trophy this year as the nation’s best college football player, that honor went to Auburn’s Cam Newton. But Luck was going to be the likely top pick in the NFL Draft.
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By NANCY ARMOUR, AP National Writer SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) In Jim Harbaugh’s first season at Stanford, the Cardinal started 1-3 in a schedule front-loaded with tough opponents. Sound familiar? Granted, Stanford beat a second-ranked […]