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Bill Parcells denies the Falcons, Tuna considering the Dolphins

Bill Parcells has declined the as head of football operations job with the Atlanta Falcons, could join the Miami Dolphins.

Bill Parcells denies the Falcons, Tuna considering the Dolphins After initially reaching a deal, the Atlanta Falcons and Bill Parcells will head separate ways. Falcons owner Arthur Blank issued the following statement today: "We gave it our best shot, and it didn't work out. We remain committed to looking at every option for building a championship-caliber team for our fans. I have stated we will leave no stone unturned in doing so, and this effort is one example of that."

 Bill Parcells, who resigned from coaching job with the Cowboys in January, told ESPN earlier, that he was ready to work with the Atlanta Falcons, including taking care of the head coach job opening at the NFL team. Today Arthur Blank said the team had an agreement "in principle" with Bill Parcells, but after he two-time Super Bowl-champion coach told the Falcons he was considering an offer from the Miami Dolphins, negotiations fell through.

 Published on 12/19/2007

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