Found January 22, 2012 on Crystal Ball Run:
There are wild rumors, there are really wild rumors, and then, there’s what’s happening in Tampa Bay as we speak. That’s because as the 49ers and Giants do battle for the right to play in the Super Bowl right now, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hope they’ve found the man that will someday get them back to the NFL’s Promised Land. That man? Oregon coach Chip Kelly. What started as internet rumors are picking up heavy steam late Sunday night, with news outlets in both Tampa and Oregon confirming the mutual courtship. News first leaked out of Oregon, where KWG TV’s Michael Berk put out the following report just an hour ago: University of Oregon football coach Chip Kelly is close to signing a deal with the NFL, a source told KGW Sunday.. Kelly is reportedly in the process of finalizing a deal that would make him the head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. A source close to the situation told KGW Kelly will make the jump to the NFL if he can come to terms on a contract. And now, th...
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