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Pac-12's coaching pipeline to NFL

Originally Published: June 3, 2013
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

When Chip Kelly left Oregon in January to become head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, he became the third Pac-12 head coach since 2010 to make the direct leap to the same job in the NFL.

The reaction in the league? Nothing to see here. Keep it moving. Kelly continues a migration that began in the early 1970s and, though it slowed at times, has never stopped. The shortest road for any FBS head coach to the NFL is through the Pac-12. In fact, no other conference even ...

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