Found January 02, 2013 on NESN.com:
Washington-redskins-louis
Jim Haslett hasn’t enjoyed much success as an NFL head coach, but sometimes another chance is all you need. Haslett is drawing preliminary interest from at least two NFL teams with head coaching vacancies, according to The Washington Post. Haslett has spent the last two seasons serving as the Redskins’ defensive coordinator. Prior to that, he coached the Florida Tuskers of the UFL to a 6-0 record and an appearance in the 2009 UFL Championship Game, where his team fell to the Las Vegas Locomotives. At the NFL level, Haslett’s teams have struggled with him as head coach, although he did earn NFL Coach of the Year honors in 2000, when he guided the Saints to a 10-6 record and a division title just one year after a 3-13 finish. Following that success, Haslett failed to bring the Saints to the playoffs the next five seasons, going 35-45 in that span. Haslett was fired by the Saints following a difficult 2005 season in which the team went 3-13 while dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Bills Interested In Redskins DC Jim Haslett?

Chris Russell of ESPN Radio 890 reports that a source with knowledge of the situation has informed them that the Buffalo Bills are reportedly one of the two teams interested in Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett. Mark Maske of the Washington Post reported earlier in the day that “a person with knowledge of the league’s coaching market” informed him that “at least...

'Mad scientist' turns around Redskins' defense

(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer At the midpoint of the season, the Washington Redskins were on pace to become the worst pass defense in NFL history, the first to give up 5,000 yards through the air. Needless to say, Jim Haslett's stock was a bit low at the time. When head coach Mike Shanahan was asked if there would be any midseason changes to...
Saints News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.