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Dolphins fire coach Tony Sparano

Updated: December 13, 2011, 11:37 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

MIAMI -- Tony Sparano has been fired as coach of the Miami Dolphins, the third dismissal of an NFL coach in the past two weeks.

Owner Stephen Ross also plans to hire Carl Peterson, former president of the Kansas City Chiefs, to fill the role of executive vice president of football operations once held by Bill Parcells, team sources told ESPN senior NFL analyst Chris Mortensen.

Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland, who was at the news conference with Ross, will stay on board ...

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