It seems as if Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys are trying to put the band back together. Monte Kiffin, Rod Marinelli, Bill Callahan and now possibly, the Cowboys are reportedly negotiating a buyout of the contract for special teams coach Rich Bisaccia. What do these coaches all have in common? Jon Gruden. Coincidence? Perhaps.
Bisaccia served as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers special teams coach for nine years and served on Gruden’s staff during their Super Bowl XXXVII season. Kiffin served as Gruden’s defensive coordinator while Marinelli coached the Buccaneers defensive line. Gruden worked together with Callahan in Oakland and replaced him as Oakland’s head coach after Gruden was traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
It could be that Marinelli and Bisaccia came highly recommended by Kiffin and that is why the moves are being made. Or could it be that the team is slowly assembling a coaching staff that they can ease Jon Gruden into as the head coach?
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