Falcons nab Louisville's Petrino to succeed Mora
ATLANTA -- Bobby Petrino received plenty of offers during his four years as Louisville coach.
Finally, he got one worth taking.
Petrino has accepted a five-year, $24 million offer from the Atlanta Falcons to become their new coach, replacing Jim Mora. ESPN.com's Pat Forde reported the hiring and contract details earlier Sunday night.
A formal announcement was set for Monday afternoon at the
Falcons' suburban training complex in Flowery Branch -- exactly one
week after ...
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