10 coaches who adapt and thrive

Originally Published: June 13, 2014
By Mitch Sherman | ESPN.com

Want to know how to survive in the coaching business?

Well, first you need an unbending drive, a soft spot for ridiculous hours and a penchant for rejection.

Furthermore, you've got to be versatile. Unless you're cut from the same cloth as Nick Saban or Steve Spurrier, adaptation is key.

Some football coaches are better than others at change. They're the guys with a multitude of expertise, the men who can relate to a kicker just as easily as a nose tackle. The true chameleons ...

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