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Monte Kiffin to Cowboys; Chris Rainey's girlfriend denies assau…

Monte Kiffin to Cowboys; Chris Rainey's girlfriend denies assault, lawyer says

tampabay.com CNNSI.com Updated Jan 11, 2013
Times wires Friday, January 11, 2013 IRVING, Texas - The Cowboys hired ex-Bucs defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin for the same position Friday. He replaces fired Rob Ryan."I came away from the interview process with (coach Jason Garrett) with a feeling
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  • No margin for error as Bucs fill key coaching-staff vacancies

    No margin for error as Bucs fill key coaching-staff vacancies

    tampabay.com Jan 11, 2013
    With the rumored departure of Bucs defensive backs Ron Cooper to the University of South Florida now confirmed, there’s a larger issue to address. The Bucs have three — at least — key assistant coach posts to fill, and hiring the right individuals f
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  • Seahawks VP Idzik interviewing with Jets today

    Seahawks VP Idzik interviewing with Jets today

    profootballtalk.com Jan 11, 2013
    The Jets have more candidates for general manager than they have unnamed sources. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, Seahawks vice president of football administration John Idzik will interview today for the job. Idzik had worked for the Card…
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  • Bucs DBs coach Cooper headed to USF

    Bucs DBs coach Cooper headed to USF

    USF coach Willie Taggart has made a second key addition to his defensive staff in the last three days, announcing Friday morning that Ron Cooper, a veteran college coach who worked with the Bucs defensive backs this past season, has been hired as the Bu…
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  • Warren Sapp now one step from Hall of Fame

    Warren Sapp now one step from Hall of Fame

    tampabay.com Jan 11, 2013
    Bucs great Warren Sapp is now one step closer to the achieving the highest honor in his profession. Sapp, a former defensive tackle with Tampa Bay, was announced as one of 15 “modern-era” finalists for selection to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, putti
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  • Warren Sapp makes finalist list for Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Warren Sapp makes finalist list for Pro Football Hall of Fame

    tampabay.com Jan 11, 2013
    By Stephen F. Holder, Times Staff Writer Friday, January 11, 2013 Tampa Bay Buccaneers great Warren Sapp is now one step closer to the achieving the highest honor in his profession.Sapp, a former defensive tackle with Tampa Bay, was announced as one of …
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  • Video - Hall Of Fame Reveals Final Cut 03:06

    Hall Of Fame Reveals Final Cut

    Jan 11
    ESPN Dallas.com's Jean-Jacques Taylor discusses the 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Niners-Patriots tops best potential Super Bowl matchups

    Jan 11
    The NFL's divisional round means we're down to the league's elite eight in the playoffs, and that's when the Super Bowl pairing starts to first come into view. There are still 16 potential matchups for Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans next month, and her…
  • Peter King: Ryan Longwell gets chance to rewrite history

    Jan 11
    RENTON, Wash. -- It's so strange to see Ryan Longwell here, out of retirement, into the NFL's Final Eight. This is the day he should have been doing a light jog, just to stay loose as his final pre-race prep for Sunday's Walt Disney World Marathon, whic…
  • The Sports Guy make his divisional playoffs picks

    Jan 11
    Aaron Rodgers's quest for revenge highlights the Sports Guy's inbox while he makes his divisional weekend picks.