Found October 26, 2011 on Shutdown Corner:
If you had week eight in your "When will some sad-sack team pin their hopes to Bill Cowher?" pool this year, congratulations. You nailed it. Cowher's getting calls from the Miami Dolphins, according to Mike Freeman of CBSSports.com. Cowher, now an analyst for CBS Sports, said he won't comment on coaching rumors. However, according to a source with knowledge of the situation, intermediaries for the Miami Dolphins have contacted people close to Cowher about coaching the team. Now, everyone will deny this because no one wants to admit they are looking to fill a job that's already filled. In this case, the job of Tony Sparano. The Dolphins issued a statement to CBSSports.com declining comment. The Dolphins are 0-6 and their current head coach, Tony Sparano, is openly talking about his imminent dismissal. I don't know that it's possible for a person to be closer to getting canned without actually having been canned. Sparano returning to coach the Dolphins in...
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