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Bill Parcells

UConn Insider Podcast: Jim Calhoun, Master Program-Builder, Sets His Sights On St. Joseph's

UConn Insider Podcast: Jim Calhoun, Master Program-Builder, Sets His Sights On St. Joseph's

Bill Parcells was going to c-o-a-c-h the J-e-t-s. Nobody needed that spelled out for them in February of 1997, yet semantics — and a livid Robert Kraft — required Gang Green to enact a half-measure that only further inflamed the Patriots owner.

The charade would last just six days. Bill Belichick, who had been appointed as the Jets head coach, was bumped down to defensive coordinator. Parcells, expectedly, took the top spot. The rivals who had been contentious trade...

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