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49ers | K. Schottenheimer hired

Mon, 18 Jan 2010 12:13:26 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers have hired former Green Bay Packers secondary coach Kurt Schottenheimer as their special teams coach.

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49ers | K. Schottenheimer interviews for ST job

Fri, 15 Jan 2010 22:04:45 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers head coach Mike Singletary interviewed former Green Bay Packers secondary coach Kurt Schottenheimer to be their next special teams coach.

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Packers | K. Schottenheimer hired as defensive backs coach

Tue, 31 Jan 2006 17:02:14 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have named Kurt Schottenheimer their new defensive backs coach. He joins the Packers from the coaching staff of the St. Louis Rams.

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Rams | Safety Competition to be Intense

Thu, 07 Jul 2005 22:19:53 -0700

Nick Wagoner, of StLouisRams.com, reports St. Louis Rams secondary coach Kurt Schottenheimer says the competition at safety should be one of the most intense battles of training camp. "I want guys who have a chance to play in the National Football League and we are acquiring those types of players," Schottenheimer said. "We are trying to get as much competition in that area as we possibly can." As reported, SS Michael Stone, CB Michael Hawthorne, FS O.J. Atogwe, and FS Jerome Carter are all expected to try and earn the starting safety spot alongside FS Adam Archuleta.

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Rams | Hire Schottenheimer as DB Coach

Tue, 25 Jan 2005 13:41:12 -0800

Pete Dougherty, of PackersNews.com, reports the St. Louis Rams have hired Kurt Schottenheimer as their new defensive backs coach. Schottenheimer signed a three-year deal with the club, according to Bob McGinn, of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. Schottenheimer had served the same position with the Green Bay Packers last season before he was jettisoned last week.

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Packers | Schottenheimer Let Loose

Sat, 22 Jan 2005 16:01:35 -0800

ESPN.com's Len Pasquarelli reports the Green Bay Packers have fired secondary coach Kurt Schottenheimer.

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Packers | Schottenheimer Could be Let Go

Sun, 16 Jan 2005 09:08:32 -0800

Dylan B. Tomlinson, of PackersNews.com, reports Green Bay Packers defensive backs coach Kurt Schottenheimer could be on his way out from the team.

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Packers | Schottenheimer Named DB Coach

Wed, 28 Jan 2004 14:42:13 -0800

Updating a previous report, Packers.com reports the Green Bay Packers have named Kurt Schottenheimer as their new defensive backs coach, replacing Bob Slowik, who was promoted to defensive coordinator/assistant head coach. Shottenheimer spent the past two seasons as the Detroit Lions defensive coordinator.

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Packers | K. Schottenheimer Leading Candidate To Join Staff

Wed, 28 Jan 2004 13:08:22 -0800

Tom Silverstein, of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports former Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer is the leading candidate to fill an opening on Green Bay Packers head coach Mike Sherman's defensive coaching staff, but he is unlikely to be the coordinator. Two NFL sources said Tuesday, Jan. 27, that Sherman had been courting Schottenheimer and was in discussions with the Lions over how to settle the one year left on Schottenheimer's contract. One of the sources said Schottenheimer was being courted as an assistant coach and probably would fill a position created by the promotion of assistant head coach / defensive backs Bob Slowik to defensive coordinator.

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Lions | Jauron Visits

Fri, 16 Jan 2004 10:27:20 -0800

Mike O'Hara, of The Detroit News, reports the Detroit Lions hosted recently fired Chicago Bears head coach Dick Jauron with the possible intent of hiring him as their new defensive coordinator. Thursday, Jan. 15, Jauron met with Lions head coach Steve Mariucci at the team's headquarters, but Mariucci declined to comment. Currently, Kurt Schottenheimer is the team's defensive coordinator, but Mariucci has declined to comment about making the change.

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Lions | Schottenheimer on the Bubble?

Thu, 08 Jan 2004 00:48:56 -0800

The Detroit News reports the Detroit Lions have not yet determined the fate of defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer.

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Lions | Schottenheimer To Stay

Thu, 27 Feb 2003 15:49:18 -0800

DetroitLions.com reports the Detroit Lions have retained Kurt Schottenheimer as their defensive coordinator.

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Lions | Mariucci Still Pondering Coordinator

Sun, 23 Feb 2003 17:35:50 -0800

Updating earlier stories, Tom Kowalski reports for mlive.com Detroit Lions coach Steve Mariucci is getting close to finalizing his defensive staff. It appears the defensive coordinator position will go to either Kurt Schottenheimer, who held the title last year, or new LBs coach Richard Smith, who Mariucci brought with him from the San Francisco 49ers.

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Lions | Schottenheimer Staying?

Tue, 18 Feb 2003 01:33:12 -0800

The Detroit Free Press reports Detroit Lions head coach Steve Mariucci indicated on Monday that he planned to keep defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer, although it isnít clear if heíll stay on as the defensive coordinator or take over as the defensive backs coach.

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Lions | Mora Jr. Note

Tue, 11 Feb 2003 20:31:48 -0800

Updating an earlier story, Clark Judge reports for FoxSports.com 49ers defensive coordinator Jim Mora Jr. could still be pursued by the Detroit Lions, in addition to the Carolina Panthers. As of Tuesday afternoon, the Lions hadn't contacted the 49ers for permission to talk to Mora or any other assistants. They want Mora as their next defensive coordinator as much as Carolina, and if the 49ers grant permission he'll go to Detroit. He is expected to pick Detroit because reportedly they will pay more and he can be reunited with coach Steve Mariucci. If Mora joins the Lions, look for defenesive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer to stay with the club as, possibly, its secondary coach.

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Lions | Schottenheimer Role Expands

Mon, 13 Jan 2003 11:42:29 -0800

The AP reports Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer also will be the defensive backs coach for the 2003 season.

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Lions | LB Notes

Mon, 17 Jun 2002 20:53:04 -0700

Detroit Lions.com reports the team has upgraded their speed at linebacker this season. Chris Claiborne and Barrett Green are slated to start at middle and weakside linebacker, respectively. Both were starters last season, but Claiborne is entering his first full season as the middle linebacker and Green his first training camp as a starter. "Moving Chris inside fits him to his best position," defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer said. Brian Williams, Jeff Gooch and Clint Kriewaldt are among a group expected to compete for the other starting linebacker job.

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Lions | Goodman Looking Good

Fri, 14 Jun 2002 12:03:00 -0700

The Detroit Free Press reports Detroit Lions rookie CB Andre Goodman has established himself as a candidate for a starting position. Defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer's said, "He's very, very fast and has great quickness -- two qualities you're really looking for in corners."

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Lions | Defensive Notes

Wed, 30 Jan 2002 11:01:32 -0800

Mlive.com reports Detroit Lions new defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer said his top goal will be to make sure the Lions' defense is fundamentally sound in every phase. Everything else will take care of itself.

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Falcons | Defensive Coordinator Update

Tue, 29 Jan 2002 19:53:00 -0800

John Clayton of ESPN reports with Kurt Schottenheimer out of the picture, Wade Phillips takes over as the favorite to become the Atlanta Falcons new defensive coordinator.

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Lions | Schottenheimer Hired as Defensive Coordinator

Tue, 29 Jan 2002 14:09:39 -0800

DetroitLions.com reports the Detroit Lions have hired Kurt Schottenheimer as their new defensive coordinator. He served in the same position with the Washington Redskins during the 2001 season.

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Redskins | Looking at Coordinators

Tue, 29 Jan 2002 10:30:15 -0800

The Washington Times reports the Washington Redskins are hopeful defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer will return because he had the NFL's 10th-ranked defense last season and the unit could use some continuity. However, the team has started to look around just in case Schottenheimer does not come back. Names being mentioned include New York Jets secondary coach Bill Bradley. Former Minnesota coordinator Emmitt Thomas and Tennessee linebackers coach Gunther Cunningham has expressed interest in the job as well.

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Redskins | The Other Schottenheimer Almost Gone

Mon, 28 Jan 2002 20:35:14 -0800

The Washington Post reports the Washington Redskins are now expecting to lose Kurt Schottenheimer as a candidate for their defensive coordinator job. The Redskins expect Schottenheimer to rejoin his brother, Marty, with the San Diego Chargers. As previously reported, Schottenheimer was also a candidate for the Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator spot.

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Redskins | Defensive Coordinator Update

Sat, 19 Jan 2002 22:36:05 -0800

As an update to an ongoing storyline, the Washington Post reports it appears the Washington Redskins defensive coordinator position is Kurt Schottenheimer's, if he wants it. Coach Steve Spurrier apparently hopes to get an answer from Schottenheimer this weekend. Spurrier said he might talk to other candidates and Schottenheimer might mull other options.

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Redskins | Permission Granted

Fri, 18 Jan 2002 20:37:57 -0800

Randy Lange reports for the Bergen Record the New York Jets granted Washington Redskins coach Steve Spurrier permission to interview secondary coach Bill Bradley for the Redskins vacant defensive coordinator's position. Bradley has no direct connection with Spurrier, but he was on Pepper Rodgers' staff for the USFL's Memphis Showboats. The contact to the Jets came after the team completed its interview with Kurt Schottenheimer.

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Redskins | Still Looking Around

Fri, 18 Jan 2002 20:04:51 -0800

The Washington Post reports the Washington Redskins interviewed Kurt Schottenheimer Friday about possibly remaining the team's defensive coordinator. They also interviewed Joe Mendes as their prospective vice president of football operations. Mendes' interview with owner Daniel Snyder reportedly went well. The team also plans to interview longtime NFL front office executive Ken Herock and possibly Buffalo Bills director of football operations Tom Modrak.

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Redskins | Could One Schottenheimer Stay?

Thu, 17 Jan 2002 19:44:08 -0800

John Clayton reports for ESPN Washington Redskins coach Steve Spurrier will interview former Redskins defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer for the team's vacant defensive coordinator position. Kurt was contacted by Spurrier to have an interview Friday. He's also reportedly under consideration for a couple of other coordinator jobs.

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Redskins | All Options Open

Mon, 14 Jan 2002 21:31:14 -0800

The Washington Post reports the Washington Redskins would more than likely pursue ex-Bucs coach Tony Dungy as their defensive coordinator, if he does not land another head coaching job (highly unlikely). The Redskins also dismissed former coach Marty Schottenheimer's brother and son yesterday. Kurt Schottenheimer, Marty's younger brother and the team's defensive coordinator this season, and Brian Schottenheimer, who served as his father's quarterbacks coach, were informed they were candidates for new coach Steve Spurrier's staff. The team is also likely to fire vice president of player personnel John Schneider. The team informed special teams coach Mike Stock and RBs coach Hue Jackson they could be candidates for Spurrier's staff.

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Redskins | Schottenheimer Talks About His D

Thu, 01 Feb 2001 23:28:22 -0800

The Washington Post reports Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer spent some time talking about his new defense on Thursday. He expects to employ aan attacking defense which could feature a more prominent playmaking role for OLB LaVar Arrington. He pronounced veteran DE Bruce Smith still a force and he said he likes what he sees from DT Dan Wilkinson after looking at some of the team's game film. He also added he sees the team staying with a 4-3 defensive alignment.

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Redskins | New Defensive Coordinator

Wed, 31 Jan 2001 17:31:29 -0800

The Washington Post reports the Redskins hired Kurt Schottenheimer today as their defensive coordinator. Marty Schottenheimer picked his brother over former Bills head coach Wade Phillips, who interviewed for the job on Monday and Tuesday.

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Redskins | Down To Two

Tue, 30 Jan 2001 21:48:01 -0800

According to the Washington Post, the search for the Washington Redskins new defensive coordinator appears to be down to two candidates - former Bills head coach Wade Phillips and Kurt Schottenheimer, the Kansas City Chiefs defensive coordinator the past two seasons. Coach Marty Schottenheimer said he no longer regards former Cardinals coach Vince Tobin as a candidate. The coach plans to hire a defensive coordinator on Wednesday.

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Redskins | Interviews Continue

Tue, 23 Jan 2001 21:08:02 -0800

According to the Washington Post, Redskins coach Marty Schottenheimer is continuing his interviews for assistant coaches. He interviewed Cleveland Browns offensive line coach Tony Sparano on Tuesday and will meet with his brother Kurt late Tuesday night about the defensive coordinator job. Kurt Schottenheimer's interview is expected to continue on Wednesday. There still has not been an interview setup with Vince Tobin and another candidate, Wade Phillips, is not certain whether he is interested in the Redskins job.

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Jets | Looks Like Muir Will Stay

Tue, 23 Jan 2001 09:25:14 -0800

The Star-Ledger reports New York Jets offensive line coach Bill Muir reportedly told the Redskins yesterday he is not interested in their job and he will now probably remain with the Jets. Kurt Schottenheimer, who lost out on the Jets defensive coordinator job, could wind up as DBs coach with the Jets - if he's not hired by his brother Marty in Washington.

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Redskins | Plan B

Tue, 23 Jan 2001 00:15:56 -0800

The Washington Post reports with Ted Cottrell choosing the New York Jets, the Redskins search for a defensive coordinator will now turn to Vince Tobin, Wade Phillips and Kurt Schottenheimer. Kurt, Marty's brother, is scheduled to interview today at Redskins Park. Schottenheimer did not rule out the possibility of hiring his brother as a position coach if he does not hire him as the defensive coordinator. The Redskins are still looking for a DBs coach and a LBs coach. Bills offensive coordinator Joe Pendry interviewed with Schottenheimer yesterday for the offensive line coach position. Today he'll interview Browns assistant Tony Sparano for that position.

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Jets | Coaching Updates

Mon, 22 Jan 2001 07:21:58 -0800

The NY Daily News reports Paul Hackett has reportedly accepted the New York Jets offensive coordinator position. The Jets haven't made a formal announcement on Hackett, but he already is trying to assemble a staff. The defensive coordinator spot is still up in the air and the candidates remain Ted Cottrell and Kurt Schottenheimer. The Bergen Record adds the hold up in Washington for Cottrell is he wants to coach the linebackers in addition to being defensive coordinator, something the Jets Herman Edwards may allow. Jets LBs coach Bob Sutton may wind up with that position in Detroit. If Hackett is hired, the Jets will use a version of the West Coast offense.

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Jets | Assistant Update

Sun, 21 Jan 2001 10:56:19 -0800

The Star-Ledger reports New York Jets coach Herman Edwards is about to name former USC coach Paul Hackett as his offensive coordinator and former Chiefs defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer as his defensive coordinator. The fate of assistant coaches Maurice Carthon and Bill Muir remain undecided. Carthon has told friends that he's not interested in staying and as reported yesterday, he could land in New England (which has reportedly made him an offer). There have been reports of Muir going to Washington, but he is reportedly concerned about working for Daniel Snyder, and may remain with the Jets.

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Saints | LB Coach Search

Wed, 17 Jan 2001 14:12:45 -0800

The Times Picayune reports Saints coach Jim Haslett interviewed Chiefs defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer for the team's vacant LB coach opening. Haslett also plans to interview current Saints defensive assistant Winston Moss, ex-Washington LBs coach Foge Fazio and San Francisco defensive assistant Joe Barry. The Saints also are interested in Bills assistant LBs coach Chuck Lester, if he becomes available.

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Chiefs | Vermeil Getting Busy

Fri, 12 Jan 2001 00:35:55 -0800

According to the KC Star, new Kansas City Chiefs coach Dick Vermeil was busy lining up his coaching staff on Thursday night. Vermeil has said he will hire former Rams defensive coordinator Peter Giunta as his secondary coach and Carl Hairston to work with the defensive line. Former Arizona Cardinals coach Vince Tobin is expected to be hired by the Chiefs as defensive coordinator. Vermeil also interviewed Ron Brown, receivers coach at the University of Nebraska for his WR coach position. Former Chiefs coaches Jimmy Raye and Kurt Schottenheimer cleaned out thier lockers and said their good-byes.

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Redskins | Robiskie May Stay | More

Mon, 08 Jan 2001 16:15:07 -0800

According to the Washington Post, Washington Redskins coach Marty Schottenheimer interviewed former interim coach Terry Robiskie for the team's WR coach position and Robiskie said he'd be happy with that role if offered. Earlier reports had Robiskie being named offensive coordinator - or him leaving. Its starting to look like Schottenheimer's coaching staff with the Redskins could include two Kansas City Chiefs assistants, offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye and defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer. Raye could be offensive coordinator or RB coach while Schottenheimer could be defensive coordinator. According to league sources, the Redskins also could end up with another Falcons assistant, Joe DeCamillis on their staff. He's currently special teams coach in Atlanta.

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Chiefs | Schottenheimer's Days Over?

Wed, 03 Jan 2001 12:25:48 -0800

The Kansas City Star reports Kansas City Chiefs defensive coordinator Kurt Schottenheimer, whose job is in question with the team, may be a leading candidate to become the defensive coordinator at the University of Kansas. His contract with the Chiefs ends in February and he's already interviewed with the school.

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Chiefs | Schottenheimer Official

Wed, 10 Feb 1999 14:40:00 -0800

SportsTicker reports the Chiefs have officially announced Kurt Schottenheimer as their new defensive coordinator. "The players respect him and respond to him," head coach Gunther Cunningham said. "To me, that's one of the strengths that a coordinator has to have -- the demeanor in front of the group and the ability to handle people. Kurt has all those things."

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Chiefs | Schottenheimer In As Defensive Coordinator

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 20:59:00 -0800

Barring any setbacks an official announcement will come on Monday or Tuesday the Chiefs have named Kurt Schottenheimer as their new defensive coordinator.

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Chiefs | Schottenheimer In As Defensive Coordinator

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 20:59:00 -0800

Barring any setbacks an official announcement will come on Monday or Tuesday the Chiefs have named Kurt Schottenheimer as their new defensive coordinator.

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Chiefs | Schottenheimer a Strong Possibility

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 00:00:00 -0800

Head coach Gunther Cunningham is seriously considering hiring Kurt Schottenheimer as the team's Defensive Coordinator.

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Chiefs | Hiring Zook

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 00:00:00 -0800

Head coach Gunther Cunningham is seriously considering hiring Kurt Schottenheimer as the team's Defensive Coordinator.

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Chiefs | Adolph Returning?

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 00:00:00 -0800

Head coach Gunther Cunningham is seriously considering hiring Kurt Schottenheimer as the team's Defensive Coordinator.

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Chiefs | QB Coach Update

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 00:00:00 -0800

Head coach Gunther Cunningham is seriously considering hiring Kurt Schottenheimer as the team's Defensive Coordinator.

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Chiefs | Schottenheimer a Strong Possibility

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 00:00:00 -0800

Head coach Gunther Cunningham is seriously considering hiring Kurt Schottenheimer as the team's Defensive Coordinator.

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Chiefs | Hiring Zook

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 00:00:00 -0800

Head coach Gunther Cunningham is seriously considering hiring Kurt Schottenheimer as the team's Defensive Coordinator.

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Chiefs | Adolph Returning?

Sat, 06 Feb 1999 00:00:00 -0800

Head coach Gunther Cunningham is seriously considering hiring Kurt Schottenheimer as the team's Defensive Coordinator.

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