Its a tradition for the president to call the coach of a Super Bowl-winning team. If the Green Bay Packers wrap up a perfect season with a win in Indianapolis on Feb. 5, expect Don Shula also to be on the line.
If they do it, Im going to be the first to call their coach (Mike McCarthy) and congratulate them,: Shula said Tuesday on if the Packers finish the season 19-0 to join his 1972 Miami Dolphins as the only undefeated and untied teams in NFL history.
Shula believes they can do it.
Theyve got a real shot at running the table," the Hall of Fame coach said.
In a phone interview with FOX Sports Florida, Shula also talked about a hope that Tony Sparano returns next season as the Dolphins coach, and he commented on his longtime buddy Howard Schnellenberger coaching his final game Saturday at Florida Atlantic.
Shula wont be there for the game in Boca Raton against Louisiana-Monroe. But hell be thinking about Schnellenberger, once his assistant with the Dolphins.
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