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- Aug 1, 1997
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Process could last through Super Bowl
Steve Wyche / The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
The Falcons have re-opened their coaching search after Dallas offensive coordinator Jason Garrett called owner Arthur Blank on Thursday morning to decline the team's head coach position after a second interview. Garrett decided to remain with Dallas, where he was promoted to assistant head coach.
"Jason is an impressive individual and a talented football coach," newly hired general manager Thomas Dimitroff said in a statement issued by the team. "I can tell you that we had great conversations and discussions with him [Wednesday]. He has a terrific future ahead of him in the National Football League and we wish him all the best." Full Story – Journal-Constitutionhttp://www.ajc.com/sports/content/sports/falcons/stories/2008/01/17/falcons_0118.html