Chip Kelly Finalizing Deal With UCLA To Be Next Head Coach

Report: Chip Kelly not coming to the SEC as Florida moves on, eyes Central Florida's Scott Frost

Report: Chip Kelly not coming to the SEC as Florida moves on, eyes Central Florida's Scott Frost

Kelly has worked as a TV analyst this season after spending the previous four as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers (2016) and Philadelphia Eagles (2013-15). UCLA fired Jim Mora after the Bruins lost to crosstown rival USC in their last away game of the season.

Chip Kelly agreed to a five-year contract worth $23.3 million to become UCLA's next head coach.

Chip Kelly is no longer a candidate for coaching vacancy at Florida, a person with knowledge of the situation told USA TODAY Sports.

The Gators had kept their options open while pursuing Kelly, and are expected to shift their focus to Scott Frost, who, in his second season with UCF, has guided the Knights to an undefeated season ahead of their matchup against South Florida on Friday.

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Kelly, 53, has not coached since last season when he led the 49ers to a 2-14 record.

"It is an absolute honor to join the Bruin Family, and I am grateful to Chancellor Block and to Dan Guerrero for this incredible opportunity", said Kelly.

He went 46-7 in four seasons at OR from 2009-2012 before leaving for the National Football League with the Philadelphia Eagles. Offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch was named interim head coach for the remainder of the season.

On Saturday morning, the program announced it was officially hiring the head coach, arguably the hottest coach with experience on the market. Under Mora, the Bruins dropped six straight games against ranked programs.

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