ATLANTA (AP) _ Mike Singletary wouldn't elaborate on his
interest in pursuing the Atlanta Falcons head coach position for a
second straight year.
One year ago, Singletary -- the San Francisco 49ers' assistant
head coach -- was a finalist in the Falcons' coach search. The
Falcons instead hired Louisville coach Bobby Petrino.
Singletary said this week he would ``absolutely'' have interest
in the Atlanta job, but Friday he relayed word through 49ers
spokesman Aaron Salkin that he ``did not want to address Atlanta at
Singletary was a Hall of Fame linebacker for the Chicago Bears
and member of the 1985 Super Bowl team.
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