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Report: Brian Kelly Interviews To Be Philadelphia Eagles Coach

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Less than 24 hours after losing to Alabama 42-14 in the BCS title game, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly interviewed with the Philadelphia Eagles.(abc3340.com) Less than 24 hours after losing to Alabama 42-14 in the BCS title game, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly interviewed with the Philadelphia Eagles.(abc3340.com)

The Philadelphia Eagles interviewed Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly to be their next head coach, according to the Associated Press.

Sources tell the A.P. that the meeting happened on Tuesday, one day after Notre Dame lost to Alabama, 42-14 in the BCS Title Game.

Kelly is the third college coach Philadelphia interviewed as it tries to replace Andy Reid. Reid was let go on December 31st. The Eagles have talked to Penn State coach Bill O'Brien, and Oregon's Chip Kelly but both opted to stay at their schools.

Brian Kelly capped his third season as Notre Dame coach by leading the Irish to a 12-0 record through the regular season and a spot in the BCS Championship Game.

Kelly has never coached in the NFL.

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