Originally written on Pro Football Zone  |  Last updated 9/25/14
There were reports floating around that Oregon head coach Chip Kelly is looking for full control of a team in order for him to decide to jump to the NFL. That’s not the case any longer, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network.Important for teams interested in #Oregon coach Chip Kelly: He would NOT require total control of football ops to take an NFL job, I’m told— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 2, 2013It seems like to me Kelly put it out there to see if any teams would be willing to give him full control.  Sounds like he got a quick response of, “no.”I still expect Kelly to make the jump to the NFL because of looming NCAA sanctions at Oregon.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })(); sr_adspace_id = 1000005525107; sr_adspace_width = 300; sr_adspace_height = 250; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = "graphic";
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