Steve Sarkisian blended in easily as the procession of scouts, coaches and reporters made their way through the broad hallways of the sprawling Indiana Convention Center, only some of the day’s work at the scouting combine done.
Sarkisian, fired as USC’s coach in 2015 amid reports of erratic behavior and alcohol-related issues, was hired in January as the Atlanta Falcons’ offensive coordinator after spending last season working for Nick Saban at Alabama.
Sarkisian, dressed in black from head to toe, appeared fit and sounded upbeat.
“It’s an awesome opportunity,” he said of the Falcons’ job, adding, “one that I’m just embracing and enjoying.”
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