Curran and his wife, Megan, have two children, Ty, 8, and Kaley, 3. Dan and Megan were two years apart at Chelmsford High. She has made all the football stops with her husband.
“I wasn’t a big football fan,” she said. “But I see the passion the coaches and players put into it. I respect that. I think Dan's going to be wonderful as a head coach. He lives and breathes football.”
After a national search, Merrimack only had to look over its shoulder to get its new coach. “We’re all excited,” said Clancy, who is returning for his final season under center this fall.
The coach is pretty revved up, too.
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