Found January 10, 2012 on
According to Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network, Steve Spagnuolo is expected to join the Philadelphia Eagles by the end of this week. It also sounds very possible that Juan Castillo will remain with the team in some capacity.
Here is the quote from La Canfora:
Spagnuolo, let go by the St. Louis Rams last week, is expected to be back in Philadelphia by the end of the week. The Eagles released a secondary coach over the weekend, so they have flexibility to move around the staff and bring Spagnuolo back as an assistant head coach, if not defensive coordinator.
If Andy Reid wants to retain embattled defensive coordinator Juan Castillo in some other capacity, that’s a possibility as well, according to league sources. Spagnuolo is a disciple of former Eagles defensive guru Jim Johnson, and was much-liked during his eight-year stint on Andy Reid’s staff.
Spagnuolo wanted to take time off last week, according to a league source, but expect his phone to start ringing...
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Steve Spagnuolo, who was fired as head coach of the St. Louis Rams after the regular season, is expected to join the Philadelphia Eagles' coaching staff before the end of the week, according to the NFL Network.
League sources told the network Spagnuolo will either replace current defensive coordinator Juan Castillo or be named an assistant once head coach Andy Reid returns from...
Many fans have been waiting for the Eagles to make an announcement on whether or not Juan Castillo will return as defensive coordinator- and according to recent quotes from ex-St. Louis Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo, they could be waiting a bit longer.
People close to the situation expect the Eagles to be in play for Spagnuolo, something that Spagnuolo would neither confirm nor...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network via NBC 10 Philadelphia, former Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo is expected to join the Eagles by the end of this week.
Spagnuolo will likely replace defensive coordinator Juan Castillo who had a horrific season leading the Eagles defense.
There’s also a report from Philly.com that if Spagnuolo doesn’t become the defensive coordinator...
The Philadelphia Eagles signaled their intention to rectify their defensive problems with a new look staff following the firing of secondary/cornerbacks coach Johnnie Lynn after only one season.
Lynn's dismissal, confirmed by the team Saturday, was predicted to pave the way for a reshuffling that could see defensive coordinator Juan Castillo reassigned duties following the disappointing...
As the Giants defensive coordinator, Steve Spagnuolo was the mastermind whose high-pressure schemes baffled ? and beat up - the mighty Patriots in Super Bowl XLII.
Lesser known is a role Spagnuolo, as the Rams head coach, had in another jaw-dropping upset: The Rams' 31-21 victory over the Saints...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden has decided to not interview for any head coaching vacancies.
One of the reasons Gruden decided to stay with the Bengals is because of the loyalty he feels towards them since they gave him his first job as an NFL offensive coordinator.
With Gruden staying in Cincy, it will help...