Longtime NFL coach Chuck Knox dead at 86

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    Great coach. Nemesis of Tom Landry.

    RIP.
     
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    Guy built a hell of a team in Pittsburgh

    One of the best I have ever seen
     
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    Those Pittsburgh teams had one of the best Defenses I ever saw. Just shut you down to ten points or less

    Terry Bradshaw was under rated and ran a conservative but wear you down offense

    A great team
     
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    Chuck Knox died (Seattle Seahawks)...Chuck Noll (Pittsburgh Steelers) has been dead for five years.
     
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    Damn......gotta learn to read better

    Never mind
     
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    Tijn, thanks for the correction.
     
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    I remember the Seahawks teams of the early 80's. Knox brought a much more conservative offense than what had been going on with Zorn and Largent. They had a good back in Curt Warner and their offensive approach was called "ground Chuck". Took them to the playoffs. RIP Chuck.
     

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