Found November 06, 2012 on
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John Fox spent eight seasons in Carolina from 2002-10, coaching the Panthers to five post-season victories and a Super Bowl appearance (XXXVIII). On Sunday, Fox will be back on the sideline at Bank of America Stadium — this time coaching the apposing team, Denver.
“I have a lot of great relationships there,” Fox told the Denver Post. ”It was the place that gave me my first opportunity as a head coach, so I’ll always be indebted for that. I still have a home there. My sons live that way. It will be good to be back. But again it’s the NFL, this game’s only fun when you win.”
During his time in Carolina, Fox enjoyed ground game dominance and defensive success, but ultimately finished with a 85-82 career record with the Panthers. In Year 1 in Denver, Fox saw similar results, leading the league and rushing and improving Denver’s defense, the team was able to squeeze into the playoffs with an 8-8 record and win a playoff game thanks t
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