LSU coach meets with Bears executives

Coveted LSU coach Nick Saban officially interviewed with Chicago Bears executives on Friday, ESPN.com has learned.

Updated: January 10, 2004, 10:49 AM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Counted out by the Falcons just one day earlier, Nick Saban was courted like coaching royalty on Friday, as ESPN.com has learned the LSU sideline boss officially interviewed with Chicago Bears executives.

The interview, in Baton Rouge, began early in the afternoon and lasted well into the night. Whether there will be a follow-up session is uncertain. Any potential contract negotiation between Saban and the Bears could be handled by telephone and fax.

It is not known if the Bears offered ...

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