Friday, January 30, 2004

Record rebounds



Since the NFL went to a 16-game schedule in 1978, only two rookie head coaches have had bigger impacts on their teams than the Bengals' Marvin Lewis and the Panthers' John Fox:

Coach Team Rookie Rec. Prvs. Previous Differential
YearRec.Coach
Jim Haslett Saints 2000 10-6 3-13 Mike Ditka Plus-7
Bobby Ross Chargers 1992 11-5 4-12 Dan Henning Plus-7
Marvin Lewis Bengals 2003 8-8 2-14 Dick LeBeau Plus-6
John Fox Panthers 2002 7-9 1-15 George Seifert Plus-6




SUPER BOWL
When it comes to rebuilding, Panthers have blueprint
Private Mills goes public with illness
Record rebounds
Peppers popping QBs for Carolina
Rockin' Patriots prep for noise
Learning from the Panthers
Daugherty: From tiny rags to riches

NFL
QB Elway poised for Hall of Fame
Browns add experience in Wolf

XAVIER
XU starting spots up for grabs

REDS/BASEBALL
Claussen's future draws closer
Reds won't split difference with pitcher
Owners approve sale of Dodgers to real estate developer for $430M

COLLEGE SPORTS
Led by Redick, Duke ends Seminoles' run
Friends warned Majerus of health
Post player works hard under radar
Lady Vols put away 'Cats with late run

PREP SPORTS
Hamilton expecting tougher Round 2 with Oak Hills
Elite city, state programs set to clash
Walther, Weybright reach milestone
Ray pleased to be a star at Oak Hills
Spartans get payback by beating state-ranked Rams
Top-ranked McNick girls hold off Alter
Preps schedule, results

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