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O, Canada: Matt Canada’s coaching journey

Matt Canada enters his first year as Pitt's offensive coordinator in 2016.  Jeff Ahearn | Assistant Visual Editor

By Jeremy Tepper / Senior Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

It was 5:30 in the morning in 1996. Instead of sleeping, a then 23-year-old Matt Canada was hanging a banner for the Indianapolis 500 on a bridge on 16th Street in the city. He was serving as Butler University’s quarterbacks and wide receivers coach at the time, sometimes doing odd-jobs to supple...

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