Rod Marinelli appears set to join Lovie Smith on his staff in Tampa Bay as the Buccaneers’ defensive coordinator but there could be one hitch that could stop the move.

According to Todd Archer of, the Dallas Cowboys would have to approve any move Marinelli wishes to make. He’s under contract with the Cowboys for next season as the team’s defensive line coach.

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