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  • Struggling coaches gird for Black Monday

    By Larry Fine (Reuters) - Six teams head into Week 17 of the National Football League with a last chance to reach the Super Bowl tournament, while half a dozen head coaches may be facing their last game with axes poised to fall on Black Monday. Last year, five NFL head coaches were fired on the Monday following the league's regular season finale and there is no shortage of candidates for similar treatment this season. From Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers (7-8) to Rex Ryan of the New York Jets (3-12) to Tony Sparano of the Oakland Raiders (3-12), coaching changes are expected. ...

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