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New coaches signal new direction for Chicago Bears defense

  The Chicago Bears finalized their coaching staff this week with the hiring of defensive line coach Paul Pasqualoni, linebackers coach Reggie Herring, and defensive line assistant Clint Hurtt. These moves could be an interesting hint as to what is coming for the Chicago Bears defense this offseason.  It has long been speculated that change is inevitable as many longtime ...
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January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Notre Dame lineman Martin would rather play tackle than guard

The Bears added almost 70 years of college and professional coaching experience Wednesday by hiring Reggie Herring and Paul Pasqualoni, a league source confirmed. Herring, 54, will be the linebackers coach after serving in the same role the last six years with the Texans (2011 to 2013) and Cowboys (2008 to 2010). Pasqualoni, 64, will coach the defensive line. He was fired as ...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears hire Pasqualoni as defensive line coach

The Chicago Bears hired former Syracuse and Connecticut coach Paul Pasqualoni as their defensive line coach and Reggie Herring as linebackers coach on Thursday. Pasqualoni was in his third season at UConn last fall when he got fired after an 0-4 start. He was 10-18 overall with the Huskies, a disappointing stretch considering he took over the program at its height. UConn had appeared...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Syracuse and UConn head coach hired by Bears as next D-Line coach

Former Syracuse and Connecticut head coach Paul Pasqualoni is expected to join the Chicago Bears’ coaching staff, as 670 The Score’s Mike Mulligan first reported last week. Pasqualoni, 64, sat with Bears coaches, including defensive coordinator Mel Tucker, Tuesday during Senior Bowl practices. Today Pasqualoni was hired by the Chicago Bears as their next D-Line […]The post...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Pasqualoni hire gives Bears versatility

With the addition of Paul Pasqualoni to their staff, the Chicago Bears made a move that gives them a lot of options going forward. While the rumors that Pasqualoni was going to be on the Bears staff is about a week old, it was first confirmed by the Chicago Tribune’s Rich Campbell. The Bears have yet to announce where Pasqualoni will fit in on their staff. He has experience coaching...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Hire NFL Veteran to Coach Linebackers

Chicago Bears Football - According to the Mully and Hanley morning show the Chicago Bears have hired Paul Pasqualoni as their new linebackers coach. We have learned that Paul Pasqualoni will be the #Bears new linebackers coach… — Mully And Hanley (@mullyhanley) January 16, 2014 The Chicago Tribune is reporting that the Bears have interviewed Pasqualoni, but have yet to make...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-coach unaware of rape allegation?

Former Connecticut football coach Paul Pasqualoni says he was never told that one of his players had been accused of sexually assaulting a woman on campus. Rosemary Richi says she was raped by a football player in September 2011, and is one of four women who have sued the university, alleging the school failed to properly respond to their accusations. Richi says she told police...
Via AP on Fox
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Pasqualoni fired at UConn

Connecticut football coach Paul Pasqualoni has been fired with the team off to an 0-4 start. Athletic director Warde Manuel made the announcement Monday, two days after the Huskies lost 41-12 at Buffalo. This was Pasqualoni's third season with the team. He finishes with a 10-18 record at UConn. An interim coach is to be announced at an afternoon news conference. Manuel said...
Via AP on Fox
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Paul Pasqualoni Fired as UConn’s Head Coach After Huskies’ 0-4 Start

After two disappointing 5-7 campaigns, Paul Pasqualoni entered the 2013 season needing to win to save his job. He didn’t. Pasqualoni was relieved of his duties as UConn’s head football coach, the university announced on its website, after the Huskies began the season 0-4. Offensive line coach George DeLeone was also dismissed. “I am making this change in our football coaching...
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Coach Paul returns to Syracuse - on business

Former Syracuse coach Paul Pasqualoni returns to his old stomping grounds on Friday night when he brings his UConn Huskies into the Carrier Dome to face the Orange. This will be Pasqualoni's first trip to the Carrier Dome as an opposing coach, and he's not certain what to expect. Pasqualoni was fired in December 2004 after 14 seasons with a 107-59-1 record. He ranks second...
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October 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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