In 2013, Sparano was hired by the Raiders as offensive line coach and assistant head coach under Dennis Allen. He served as interim head coach in Oakland in 2014.
Minnesota Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano died on Sunday at the age of 56, the team announced. He went 11-5 and won the AFC East in his first season with the Dolphins. It's one of two playoff berths for the franchise since 2002.
That was Sparano's lone winning season, and he was sacked in 2011 after going 29-32 in Miami. He was popular with his players, but a dismal home record, declining attendance and a falling-out with general manager Jeff Ireland accelerated his firing by owner Stephen Ross.
He was hired to run the Raiders offensive line in 2013, and was promoted to interim head coach after Dennis Allen was sacked four games into the 2014 campaign.
La grève des cheminots a couté 790 millions d’euros — SNCF
C'est le coût de la grève qui a eu lieu à la SNCF entre le 22 et le 28 juin, selon les informations rapportées par l'AFP. En comptant 36 jours de grève entre le 3 avril et le 28 juin, cela aurait fait un total de 720 millions d'euros.
Born in West Haven, Conn., on October 7, 1961, Sparano began his National Football League coaching career in 1999 as a quality control assistant with the Browns.
"We both showed up at the same time", Shurmur said in a statement. He was a great husband, father, and grandfather, and a great friend to me. Tony's presence within the Vikings organization will be deeply missed. "He would check on my family every HC and QB meeting we would have".
Several players took to social media on Sunday to offer their condolences to Sparano's family and express their sadness over his death.
"Heart broken and lost for words!"
Sparano was one of six assistants on Parcells' Cowboys coaching staff who became future head coaches: Sparano, Mike Zimmer, Sean Payton, Todd Haley, Anthony Lynn, and Todd Bowles. After overseeing the NFL's most injury-riddled O-line in his first year, Sparano coached a unit with three new starters not only to respectability but made a formidable unit in 2017, when it helped Minnesota finish 11th in total offense and 10th in scoring, after 28th and 23rd, respectively, the year prior.
Pennington led an offense historically light on turnovers that got spiced up when Sparano OK'd usage of the "Wildcat" formation, with running back Ronnie Brown taking the snap. Thank you for caring about the us as individuals and not just athletes.
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The German, locked in a yo-yo duel with Hamilton to be the first to claim a fifth title, was leading when he slid off in the rain. He was forced out of qualifying after a hydraulics failure, and could only watch as Sebastian Vettel took pole; he started 14th.
While the partial phase is between 11.54 and 1am, and 2.43 to 3.49am, the period of totality is between 1am and 2.43am. As this happens, some part of the Moon will not be visible to stargazers, resulting in a partial lunar eclipse.
La Grande-Bretagne, l'Allemagne et le Canada, partenaires de cette opération humanitaire se sont engagés à les accueillir. Ils doivent ensuite, selon le programme de Washington, être transférés vers le Canada, l'Allemagne et la Grande-Bretagne.
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Musk, 47, defended himself on Saturday in a series of tweets by denying that he's a top donor to the GOP or any political party. Tesla , CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter on Thursday night to dispute rumors that Model 3 cancellations are outpacing orders.
Spiky-headed armoured dinosaur unveiled at Utah museum
They were particularly happy with the discovery of an intact skull, which showed the spikes growing out of its head. This is the most complete skeleton of an ankylosaurid dinosaur that has ever been found in western America.
Prize-winning Los Angeles food critic Gold dead at 57
Gold also won numerous James Beard Foundation journalism awards during this career. 'In the early '80s, no one else was there. Award-winning Los Angeles Times food critic Jonathan Gold pictured on May 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
Francesco Molinari wins The Open to claim maiden Major
It felt like old times at the British Open, as familiar as his Sunday red shirt and the swarm of fans that cheered his every shot. Pitching back to the fairway instead of going for the green? Playing a safe shot from behind the 11th green? "He's healthy.
Barnier raises question over the UK's White Paper
"It is not a border but you have got to check the goods to protect consumers and protect businesses". However, during her visit to Belfast, Mrs May will reiterate that a hard border is not acceptable.
Fleetwood tames Carnoustie again with 65
Tommy Fleetwood , he of the shoulder length mop and blazing eyes, lit up Angus with the kind of golf that transforms landscapes. That Fleetwood hadn't even considered shooting such a low score was, he says, "an indication of how good it was".