Over the weekend, the news broke that the Glazers secretly interviewed Chip Kelly for the Bucs’ head coaching position. And now, according to Rick Stroud, they are finalizing the deal.
Kelly would make the jump from college to the NFL if a financial agreement can be reached, Portland’s KGW-TV reported Sunday night.
Bucs general manager Mark Dominik said he has no plans to travel to Senior Bowl practices in Mobile, Ala., today in anticipation of an agreement with Kelly. As of Sunday night, there were many details to work out, the Times confirmed.
Dominik can go ahead and go to Alabama now.
Chip Kelly, who was in negotiations to become the Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach, has changed his mind and decided to stay at the University of Oregon, according to several news reports.
When the Glazers want someone they make the push to get him, so Kelly probably was never really serious about this. It may have been to show Oregon that he will consider the NFL and that they need to give him...