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Dick Vermeil: A dinosaur roars to life

ST. LOUIS -- Nobody's snickering at Dick Vermeil anymore. The St. Louis Rams won all of nine games the first two years of his comeback, and Vermeil was dismissed as a coaching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/14/pro_273110.shtml
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Vermeil returns to big game

...stomach was in knots on the eve of a big game. Dick Vermeil wasn't preparing for a football game. He was...football's biggest day. Introducing the new Dick Vermeil, the wiser Dick Vermeil, the more mature Dick Vermeil, the man who will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/30/pro_281771.shtml
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Carolina Panthers extend Ron Rivera's contract

...Eagles' president, died Tuesday at age 83.In 1981, Gamble joined the Eagles as a volunteer assistant coach under Dick Vermeil and became a full-time staffer a year later, coaching special teams and tight ends. He moved into the front office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-28/carolina-panthers-extend-ron-
Philadelphia Eagles among NFL teams not tackling in camp

...That was a shock, particularly to older fans who watched physical summer practices when Andy Reid, Buddy Ryan and Dick Vermeil coached the Eagles."It's like they're playing two-hand touch now," said longtime fan Joe Iazulla. "They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-08-08/philadelphia-eagles-among-nfl
Chiefs defensive coordinator resigns

...coordinator Greg Robinson resigned Tuesday, two days after an embarrassing playoff loss to Indianapolis. Robinson told coach Dick Vermeil after Sunday's 38-31 defeat that he would resign if Vermeil thought it was in the team's best interests. "I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/14/pro_401030.shtml
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'Invincible' is real charmer, thanks to good story, actors

...benefit of being (mostly) true. In 1976, at the start of his first year as the Philadelphia Eagles' head coach, Dick Vermeil issued an open call to anyone who wanted to try out for the team. Having lost the last game of the previous dismal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/24/mov_93655.shtml
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Pro football picks

...was at the Rams and we played Cleveland in Cleveland, somebody said they were going to beat us," Kansas City coach Dick Vermeil said. "I don't know what the score was, but it wasn't close." It was 34-3, Dick. And the game was in St...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/14/pro_391884.shtml
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Chiefs to inquire about Edwards

...said Monday the Chiefs plan to contact the organization for permission to speak with Edwards about taking over for Dick Vermeil. Edwards and the Chiefs have been linked for the past six weeks, when it became apparent Vermeil was considering retirement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/03/pro_38023.shtml
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Falcons' Mora adjusts easily

...to replace Dan Reeves in Atlanta could seemingly blend in anywhere. James Lawrence Mora has known Kansas City coach Dick Vermeil and San Diego's Marty Schottenheimer most of his life. Conversations with San Francisco coach Dennis Erickson, Mora's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/31/pro_410647.shtml
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Chiefs' Holmes to make return

...out of camp until he gets a new contract. Ironically, the Chiefs drafted Johnson over the objection of then-coach Dick Vermeil in the first round in 2003 partly to gain leverage over Holmes, who was involved in his own contract dispute at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/26/pro_137172.shtml
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