Chip Kelly Ends His First NFL Fling For Now

Chip Kelly Ends His First NFL Fling For Now: Chip Kelly does everything else fast, so it probably shouldn’t come as any surprise that it took him just a few hours to make up his mind on serious overtures from the NFL. But on the heels of late-breaking headlines Sunday night confirming his pending exit from Oregon, it turns out even college football’s most celebrated leadfoot is susceptible to a bout of cold feet. From The Register-Guard:

University of Oregon football coach Chip Kelly told a highly placed UO source late Sunday night that he has reversed course and decided to turn down an offer from the NFL’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

The source told The Register-Guard earlier Sunday night that Kelly had reached an agreement to become Tampa Bay’s head coach. “It’s done,” the source said.

Just before midnight, Kelly changed his mind, telling the source: “I’m staying.”

Kelly told one assistant coach Sunday night that he had been offered the Tampa Bay job, but Kelly told him he wasn’t certain what he would do. Continue Reading…

Chip Kelly Is Close To Deal With Buccaneers

Chip Kelly Is Close To Deal With Buccaneers: Oregon  football Coach Chip Kelly is finalizing a deal to become the Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach, various media outlets reported Sunday.

Kelly met with the Buccaneers last week, and both sides are hopeful an agreement can be reached within the next 24 to 48 hours, the Tampa Bay Times reported.

Kelly has been Oregon’s head coach for three years, winning the Pac-12 or Pac-10 Conference title in all three and reaching three Bowl Championship Series games.

Kelly, 48, would make the jump to the NFL if a financial agreement can be reached, a source told KGW in Portland on Sunday night.

Kelly is the first known candidate whom the Buccaneers have interviewed from the college ranks. Known as an offensive innovator, the Buccaneers are hopeful he could bring some of his up-tempo schemes to the NFL. Continue Reading…

Oregon gets its signature win 45-38 over Wisconsin in Rose Bowl

Oregon gets its signature win 45-38 over Wisconsin in Rose Bowl: Bowl game coach chip Kelly in his firstly winnings a BCS to stay live, and 95 for the firstly time the Rose Bowl victory over the years.

Chip Kelly era Oregon Conference championships, dual 10 win season, featured modern pyrotechnic insult still space age uniform duck’s that created college football.

The just affair dropping was a victory in a Bowl Championship series game.

And even though Kelly and his players throughout the week leading ahead to the 98th Rose Bowl is the fact that, on Monday downplayed a 45-38 victory over Wisconsin later field on sight otherwise told. Read More…

Rose Bowl Over Oregon Wisconsin To Act

Rose Bowl Over Oregon Wisconsin To Act: Duck in Pasadena2 years ago, bear doomed final year, but 2 powerful teams that dreaming of a nationalist championship this season are cherished.

They prepared for the 98th Rose Bowl as Oregon and Wisconsin were awed on anything.

Oregongame 2 yrs ago, Wisconsin final year.

The events leading to Monday’s games are wholly familiar.

Players, coaches and teams aren’t ensuing of fans.

Oregon Ohio State lost in 2010 and yet coach chip Kelly a Bowl Championship serial game below to winnings. Read More…