Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

21 Dec 2010

Chip Kelly Named AP Coach of the Year

After just two years on the job, Chip Kelly has taken his team to the brink of a national title.

He's also earned AP Coach of the Year Honors.

Kelly received 24 of the 55 votes. Auburn's Gene Chizik was a close second with 17.

Posted by: David Gardner on 21 Dec 2010

3 comments, Last at 23 Dec 2010, 1:15am by justanothersteve


by loneweasel (not verified) :: Wed, 12/22/2010 - 12:55am

Auburn's Gene Chizik was a close second with 17.

At least the guy Sir Charles wanted is a great abbot.

by parkgrades (not verified) :: Wed, 12/22/2010 - 11:50am

I wonder which coach(es) is overseeing the highest % increase in graduation rate... might be worth a mention.

by justanothersteve :: Thu, 12/23/2010 - 1:15am

That would be Randy Shannon, recently fired coach at Michael Irvin's beloved "The U". Only West Point and Annapolis had higher graduation rates. See embedded link for more info.