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As we slowly make the transition from football season to the offseason, there are a number of different approaches that teams are taking. Some teams have blown it up, and are in the middle of starting over while some teams are simply looking to add a little more talent to their rosters before the start of the 2013 season. Here's a short list of interesting teams to watch as the offseason gets started.
New York Jets: It's an often repeated saying, but general managers like having their own guys in the organization, especially at the head coach position. We don't know yet who the Jets' new general manager will be, but head coach Rex Ryan will almost certainly need a playoff birth to keep his job following 2013. The bad news, we still don't know who will be taking snaps in New York.
Philadelphia Eagles: The Andy Reid era in Philly is over, but his mark will be long lasting. I'm keeping an eye on the Eagles simply to see how they progress without Reid there. ...
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New Chiefs coach Andy Reid began filling out his staff Friday, hiring former Eagles quarterbacks coach Doug Pederson to be his offensive coordinator and longtime Jets assistant Bob Sutton as the defensive coordinator.
Pederson spent the past four seasons on Reid's staff in Philadelphia, while Sutton had stints as the Jets' defensive coordinator and was their assistant head...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. When new Chiefs head coach Andy Reid was an offensive line coach for the Missouri Tigers from 1989-91, he was part of perhaps the most star-studded coaching staff in Missouri football history.
Bob Stull, then the Tigers head coach, had five assistants who later went on to be head coaches or assistants in the NFL. They were:
Reid, who was an assistant with the...
New Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid has found his
offensive coordinator, as the team has hired his former quarterbacks coach Doug
Pederson to fill the position, according to Adam Caplan of XM-Radio.
As others have noted, Eagles QB Doug Pederson has joined the Chiefs. He's their OC, source confirmed.
— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) January 11, 2013
Pederson has gone...
It seemed like it took no time at all for 14-year Eagles coach Andy Reid to find a new home in Kansas City.Many fans expected the same thing in terms of finding a new coach, but that hasn't exactly been the case.Nearly two weeks after the firing of Andy Reid, and the Eagles seemingly meet with a new person everyday. The search for the new coach in Philadelphia sure has been...
When Andy Reid was announced as the Chiefs new Head Coach a week ago it didn’t take him long to find a pair of qualified men to become his top coordinators. In dipping into the coaching carousel, he found Doug Pederson to run the offense and Bob Sutton to handle the defense.
Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Brad Childress was in
Kansas City yesterday, where he could potentially be hired by the Chiefs as
either the team’s offensive coordinator or as an advisor to new head coach Andy
Reid, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.
Browns OC Brad Childress is in KC today, where he could be hired as either OC or as an advisor to new Chiefs head coach...
The former linebacker and longtime personnel assistant will join new coach Andy Reid in Kansas City.
The Kansas City Chiefs have hired longtime Packers personnel man John Dorsey to replace the fired Scott Pioli as their general manager.
The Chiefs announced the hiring while the Packers were playing the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC playoffs on Saturday night. Dorsey will be introduced at a news conference Monday.
Dorsey, who played linebacker for the Packers in the 1980s, was...
Multiple news sources are reporting that the Philadelphia Eagles have met with Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly and that the two sides will meet again early next week. When asked about joining the NFL coaching ranks prior to the National Championship game, Kelly told reporters that leaving “is not an option.” Something changed.
The Eagles have now interviewed six coaching candidates...
1) QB Geno Smith, West Virginia The knock on Geno Smith continues to be his size. He lacks the typical frame for a starting NFL quarterback.He’s a pocket passer and not a prototypical scrambler per se, which does translate well into Andy Reid’s style of offense. Also, this presents a huge problem when it comes to his ability to absorb hits and remain uninjured. Next, his throwing...