posted on Nov, 11 2004 @ 11:59 AM
Shanahan calls Miami rumors "ridiculous"
By Bill Williamson
Denver Post Staff Writer
Broncos coach Mike Shanahan laughed off a report Tuesday that he could be in line to become the next coach of the Miami Dolphins.
"I heard about it when I was jogging on the treadmill this morning, and I just about fell off the treadmill," Shanahan said Wednesday. "It's
The NFL Network reported Shanahan could be the eventual successor to Dave Wannstedt, who resigned Tuesday as the Dolphins coach. The report indicated
that if the Broncos' season goes south, Shanahan and Denver owner Pat Bowlen could come to a mutual agreement allowing Shanahan to leave.
Shanahan, in his 10th season as coach, has four years remaining on his contract.