Chip Kelly: ‘never changed my mind; never… flip-flopped’

Posted: January 27, 2012 in College Football, Sports
Tags: , , , ,


In the flurry of reports coming out of both Eugene and Tampa Sunday night and into Monday morning, there appeared to be two certainties: one, Chip Kelly at some point had agreed to leave Oregon to become the next head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and, two, he at some point had a change of heart and stayed with the Ducks.

There were even reports that the Ducks had gone so far as to give Kelly’s title to offensive coordinator Mark Helfrich.

Not so on all of those fronts says the coach who remained at the collegiate level and is well aware of the fact that National Signing Day is a mere six days away.

In a radio interview Thursday night, Kelly stated in very black-and-white language that he never accepted the Bucs job, and thus never “flip-flopped” back to the Ducks.

The only decision I ever…

View original post 234 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s