Ex-Dallas Cowboys coach Chan Gailey to coach in Medal of Honor Bowl

Chan Gailey will be one of the head coaches at the Medal of Honor Bowl on Jan. 11 at Johnson Hagood Stadium. (AP Photo/ David Duprey)

Chan Gailey, former coach of the Dallas Cowboys and Buffalo Bills, will coach the National squad in the Medal of Honor Bowl college football all-star game set for Charleston in January.

Gailey also was head coach at Georgia Tech.

“The Medal of Honor Bowl is thrilled to have a very experienced NFL coach in Chan Gailey as part of our head-coaching staff for this year,” said Brian Woods, executive director of the Medal of Honor Bowl.

The Medal of Honor Bowl is set for 2 p.m. Jan. 11, 2014, at The Citadel’s Johnson Hagood Stadium.

Gailey, 61, was head coach of the Cowboys from 1998-99 and the Bills from 2010-12. He was head coach at Georgia Tech from 2002-07, and also was offensive coordinator for the Steelers, Dolphins and Chiefs.

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