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Tony Dungy: Teams aren’t upholding the spirit of the Rooney Rule

Few would argue that the NFL’s Rooney Rule is a bad idea. But numbers from recent hiring cycles shows that its implementation is still very flawed, and that the path to progress for many minority coaches is still blocked. According to Mike Sando of, only one minority head coach (Todd Bowles) has been hired…

Colts to honor Peyton, Dungy, Harrison and rest of Super Bowl XLI team

This year has seen the retirement of Peyton Manning and the Hall of Fame induction of Tony Dungy and Marvin Harrison, and the 10th anniversary of the Colts’ Super Bowl XLI victory is approaching. The Colts will recognize that entire team this season. The Colts announced today that the championship team will be honored in…

Alabama Football: Takeaways and Stats from Tide's 2nd Spring Scrimmage

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — University of Alabama head coach Nick Saban borrowed one of the favorite teachings of Tony Dungy, who was on hand for the Crimson Tide’s annual coaching clinic this weekend, when describing his team’s second spring...Show More Summary

Lovie Smith on Bucs firing: They fired Tony Dungy too

We hadn’t heard from Lovie Smith since the Buccaneers fired him in January. But as he was welcomed to his new job at the University of Illinois, he took a shot at his former owners by noting they had also once fired Tony Dungy, who went onto Indianapolis to complete a Hall of Fame career.…

Colts and Packers to kick off 2016 preseason in Hall of Fame Game

Tony Dungy, Marvin Harrison and Brett Favre will be inducted into the Hall of Fame the night before. The 2016 NFL preseason will begin with the Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers facing off in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game on Sunday, Aug. Show More Summary

Future NFL Hall of Famer Tony Dungy: 'If You Follow the Lord, You're Going to Be OK'

National Football League head coach Tony Dungy told audience members at the Super Bowl 50 breakfast earlier this month that no matter what happens in life, the only thing that matters is whether or not they are following the will of the Lord.

Dungy would take Harrison over Owens “every day of the week”

Former coach Tony Dungy will be entering the Hall of Fame with one of his former players in Indianapolis, receiver Marvin Harrison. Appearing on Wednesday’s PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio, Dungy was asked whether his teams game planned to stop Owens, given the recent comments from former linebacker Jonathan Vilma that his team’s didn’t.…

Tony Dungy, Malik Jackson headline Wednesday’s PFT Live

Day Three of the newly-reconfigured PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio gets rolling at 6:00 a.m. ET, and the final-hour simulcast on NBCSN features a couple of great guests. Hall of Famer Tony Dungy and Broncos defensive lineman Malik Jackson join the show at 8:15 a.m. ET and 8:35 a.m. ET, respectively. The two hours…

Today’s sports post: Canton

(Paul Mirengoff) The NFL announced its latest Hall of Fame class last week. The new members are Brett Favre, Kenny Stabler, Marvin Harrison, Kevin Greene, Orlando Pace, Dick Stanfel, Eddie DeBartolo Jr, and Tony Dungy. The first five seem obviously to belong. Show More Summary

Peyton Manning likely didn’t want to take attention from teammates

After the Super Bowl, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning supplied the same message about his future every time he spoke. He’s waiting on the recommendation of Tony Dungy, who advised against an emotional decision. It’s clear, then, that the emotional decision would have been to retire. There’s another benefit that comes from waiting. By not announcing his…

Peyton repeatedly cites advice from Tony Dungy

If you saw Friday’s PFT Live, you knew exactly what Peyton Manning was talking about when he referred on multiple occasions after Sunday night’s 24-10 win over Carolina to advice he recently received from his former coach, Tony Dungy. You knew it because you heard Dungy share the advice he gave. Dungy said he was…

Dungy lands in Canton, joins PFT Live Tuesday

On Friday, Tony Dungy visited the set of PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio. On Saturday, he made it to the Hall of Fame. Coincidence? Well, yeah. It was. But he’ll be back on Tuesday, for the second show in the brand-new time slot that starts Monday. Three hours live, from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00…

Tony Dungy excelled with 'outside of the box' approach, selected to Hall of Fame

Tony Dungy excelled with 'outside of the box' approach, selected to Hall of Fame

Jim Irsay says Marvin Harrison in HOF, believes Tony Dungy is too

Terrell Owens let us know that one wide receiver among the finalists for election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame fell short of the votes needed for election on Saturday. On his way into the NFL Honors show, Colts owner Jim Irsay let us know that another one did get the nod from electors.…

Former Colts Tony Dungy, Marvin Harrison, Edgerrin James will soon learn Hall fates

Former Colts Tony Dungy, Marvin Harrison, Edgerrin James will soon learn Hall fates

Buccaneers' Shocking Firing of Lovie Smith Pushes Them All-in on Jameis Winston

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' firing of Lovie made absolutely no sense—except, of course, it was the only rational move they could make. Why bring Smith, the stoutest branch of the great Tony Dungy/Jon Gruden Bucs coaching tree, back home...Show More Summary

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