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Bill Belichick's coaching tree grows

Belichick, pictured, says the Patriots will learn from

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Another Bill Belichick disciple will get a try as an NFL head coach, as Bill O'Brien takes the reins in Houston after leaving Penn State.

O'Brien succeeds Eric Mangini, Josh McDaniels, Romeo Crennel and Nick Saban as Belichick assistants who went on to become NFL head coaches. But all four failed to get it done in the pros. Saban, of course, went on to become an extraordinary college head...

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A look at NFL coaches on the hot seat

Rex Ryan looks on during a game against

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Jets head coach Rex Ryan’s future remains in limbo, but he’s not alone when it comes to NFL job insecurity. In fact, nearly a third of the NFL's coaches are on the hot seat entering the final two weeks of the season.

Here’s a look:

Rex Ryan, Jets: First-year general manager John Idzik is keeping his thoughts to himself, but recent history hasn't been kind to incumbent coaches working...

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Gary Kubiak remains hospitalized

Texans head coach Gary Kubiak remains in a Houston hospital after becoming dizzy and light-headed on the sidelines near halftime of Sunday night's game against the Colts at Reliant Stadium. 

Kubiak has undergone tests and will continue to be evaluated, according to a statement released by the team. He is expected to spend at least the next 24 hours in the hospital. 


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