Friday, July 2, 2010
Evening notes: Remembering Coryell
By Bill Williamson
Dan Fouts remembered his San Diego coach Don Coryell. Coryell died Thursday night at 85. Fouts and Coryell remained close friends until Coryell’s death.
Former Washington coach Joe Gibbs, who learned the game under Coryell, released a statement about his mentor. It is clear Coryell touched many lives. Expect the tributes to continue to pour in the next several days.
Oakland backup quarterback Kyle Boller is marrying a controversial former beauty queen.
A man who tutored former Oakland quarterback JaMarcus Russell before he was drafted No. 1 overall by the Raiders in 2007 didn’t think Oakland was a good place for him in the first place. It turns out he was right.