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Cardinals hire Arians as head coach

Cardinals hire Arians as head coach

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the situation says the Arizona Cardinals have filled the NFL's final head coaching vacancy by hiring Indianapolis offensive coordinator Bruce Arians.
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  • Titans keep Loggains at OC, hire 3 assistants

    Titans keep Loggains at OC, hire 3 assistants

    ESPN.com Jan 17, 2013
    Dowell Loggains will remain the offensive coordinator for Tennessee, and coach Mike Munchak has hired three new assistants -- Sylvester Croom, Shawn Jefferson and George Henshaw.
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  • Andrew Luck and Reggie Wayne appear on ‘Parks and Recreation’ (…

    Andrew Luck and Reggie Wayne appear on ‘Parks and Recreation’ (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Jan 17, 2013
    On Thursday night's "Parks and Recreation," some Indianapolis Colts showed up to make a character's dream come true. Andy Dwyer, as played by Chris Pratt, never had a bachelor party before his wedding (for which he wore a Reggie Wayne jersey.)…
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  • Titans announce coaching moves

    Titans announce coaching moves

    profootballtalk.com Jan 17, 2013
    The Titans didn’t fire their head coach, but they’ve parted ways with plenty of assistant coaches. They’re now filling the gaps that resulted from the moves. The team has announced that Dowell Loggains (pictured), who became offensive coordinator af
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  • Jaguars RB coach goes to Titans

    Jaguars RB coach goes to Titans

    jacksonville.com Jan 17, 2013
    The Jaguars have three staff openings after running backs coach Sylvester Croom was hired to the same position by the Tennessee Titans today. Croom was with the Jaguars for only one year and had to seemingly find a new running back each week. Rashad Jen…
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  • Gray survives Titans' staff changes

    Gray survives Titans' staff changes

    ESPN.com Jan 17, 2013
    For a good while I’ve said I wasn’t sure defensive coordinator Jerry Gray was safe. Now I’m pretty sure he is. The Titans announced their staff changes this evening and Gray isn’t among them. In are: Shawn Jefferson as wide receivers coach, George
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  • Ravens’ Corey Graham says Bears limited him

    Ravens’ Corey Graham says Bears limited him

    profootballtalk.com Jan 17, 2013
    Corey Graham signed as a free agent with the Ravens during the offseason and has played well, starting eight games at cornerback in the regular season and two more in the playoffs, and intercepting Peyton Manning twice in Baltimore’s upset at Denver. Gr
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  • Report: Carmichael will turn down interviews, intends to stay w…

    Report: Carmichael will turn down interviews, intends to stay with Saints

    Earlier on Thursday there was a report that the Jaguars have requested permission to interview Saints offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael for the same role on new coach Gus Bradley’s staff. It doesn’t look like an interview will happen and not becau
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  • Seahawks work quickly to replace Gus Bradley; Rod Marinelli to …

    Seahawks work quickly to replace Gus Bradley; Rod Marinelli to leave the Bears

    yahoo.com Jan 17, 2013
    Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Gus Bradley accepted the head coaching position with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday morning and Pete Carroll wasted little time finding his replacement. The Seahawks announced on Thursday afternoon that Unive…
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  • New OC Gase promises “pedal to the medal” for Manning

    New OC Gase promises “pedal to the medal” for Manning

    profootballtalk.com Jan 17, 2013
    New Broncos offensive coordinator Adam Gase is 34 years old, and is calling plays for the first time. The fact he’s calling them for a 36-year-old quarterback in Peyton Manning who has effectively been calling his own since Gase was in college doesn’t
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  • Seahawks hire Dan Quinn to replace Gus Bradley

    Seahawks hire Dan Quinn to replace Gus Bradley

    After Seattle defensive coordinator Gus Bradley was hired as the new head coach of the Jaguars, the Seahawks moved quickly to replace him. The Seahawks have announced that Dan Quinn is their new defensive coordinator. Quinn was the defensive coordinator…
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  • Brian Schottenheimer upbeat despite not getting Jags job

    Brian Schottenheimer upbeat despite not getting Jags job

    profootballtalk.com Jan 17, 2013
    With Gus Bradley installed as the new head coach in Jacksonville, Brian Schottenheimer will be returning to his role as offensive coordinator for the Rams. Schottenheimer interviewed with the Jaguars earlier this week, the latest of several interviews t…
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  • Colts hire Tom McMahon as special teams coordinator

    Colts hire Tom McMahon as special teams coordinator

    profootballtalk.com Jan 17, 2013
    The Colts have their new special teams coordinator. Tom McMahon, who spent last season as special teams coach in Kansas City, has been hired in Indianapolis, the Colts announced today. “We’re excited that Tom will be joining our staff,” head coach C
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  • A reminder Grigson won't spend to spend

    A reminder Grigson won't spend to spend

    ESPN.com Jan 17, 2013
    For all who might expect the Indianapolis Colts to go on a wild spending spree as their cap situation flips form terrible to wonderful, bookmark this post. Indianapolis general manager Ryan Grigson is excited at the prospects, but isn’t preparing to be
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  • Dungy suspects Wilson, Kaepernick helped change Chip Kelly’s mi…

    Dungy suspects Wilson, Kaepernick helped change Chip Kelly’s mind

    profootballtalk.com Jan 17, 2013
    Last week, Chip Kelly was adamant that he had decided to stay at Oregon rather than leave for the NFL. Yesterday, Kelly announced that he has decided to leave to coach the Eagles. So what changed? Tony Dungy, the former Buccaneers and Colts coach whose …
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  • Video - How the Jacksonville Jaguars chose Gus Bradley 01:23

    How the Jacksonville Jaguars chose Gus Bradley

    Jan 17
    Ian Rapoport explains how the Jacksonville Jaguars went about hiring Gus Bradley as their new head coach.
  • Video - How the Jacksonville Jaguars chose Gus Bradley 01:23

    How the Jacksonville Jaguars chose Gus Bradley

    Jan 17
    Ian Rapoport explains how the Jacksonville Jaguars went about hiring Gus Bradley as their new head coach.
  • Video - Jaguars Hire Gus Bradley 00:42

    Jaguars Hire Gus Bradley

    Jan 17
    John Clayton discusses the Jaguars' hiring of Gus Bradley as head coach.

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