High school football coaches don't have to look far for coaching advice from a pro. Jim McNally's 2012 Western New York Football Clinic is Feb. 10-11 at the West Middle School, 395 Center Road, West Seneca.
Last year's event drew more than 200 coaches. An immediate response from local coaches is needed otherwise the clinic will be forced to cancel.
If you are committed to attending the clinic send an email immediately to: firstname.lastname@example.org stating your name, school and number of attendees. This information is needed prior to registration to determine the number of committed attendees.
This year's fourth-annual event brings in legendary coaches, Tom Moore (former Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator), option football guru, Tony DeMeo and defensive authority Rick Lantz. University at Buffalo staff member Zach Duval and new Buffalo Bills defensive line assistant coach Bill Inge, along with other prominent high school coaches, are on the information-packed agenda. For registration information visit: coachmcnally.com. After a successful college coaching career, McNally accepted the offensive line coaching job with the Cincinnati Bengals, where for more than 15 years he tutored and mentored the line anchored by Pro Football Hall of Famer Anthony Munoz.
After leaving the Bengals, Mouse coached the offensive line for the Carolina Panthers, helping the team reach the NFC championship game. Later he coached the New York Giants 'offensive line, helping them to the Super Bowl in 2000. In 2004, the call came from Buffalo where after four years he concluded his remarkable career coaching the Bills' offensive line. McNally is a proud graduate of Kenmore West High School and the University at Buffalo.
---Mary Jo Monnin