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Hit the snooze button, coach

What have the new breed of workaholic football coaches have to show for their efforts? Not much says Tim Keown.

Updated: September 26, 2006, 1:03 PM ET
By Tim Keown | Page 2

One of the most ridiculous trends in recent sports history is the workaholic football coach. It might have started with Jon Gruden, or maybe he was just the first guy to make a deal of it, but it's gotten to the point where a college or pro coach is considered a slacker if he isn't sleeping in the office three or four nights a week.

Since everybody's working harder and longer and taking advantage of technological advancements to acquire a better understanding of tendencies, it would ...

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