Kent Austin is the new top Tiger-Cat

Kent Austin was named the new vice-president of football operations, general manager and head coach...

Kent Austin was named the new vice-president of football operations, general manager and head coach of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Dec. 17, 2012. (CRAIG ROBERTSON/QMI Agency)

BILL LANKHOF, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 10:19 PM ET

TORONTO - It turns out when Kent Austin says "No" he doesn't always mean it.

Austin, after spurning overtures to coach the Hamilton Ticats last season, changed his mind Monday and signed on as the team's vice-president of football operations, general manager and coach.


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