Found January 16, 2012 on Bears Beat:
The Bears interviewed New England Patriots director of pro personnel Jason Licht for their vacant general manager position. They have three other interviews planned. Former offensive coordinator Mike Martz has told NFL Network’s Jason LaCanfora that he is retiring from coaching. And the chances of special teams coordinator Dave Toub moving on look to be increasing. Bears interview Patriots’ Licht for GM job Mon Jan 16 16:29:00 2012 Nearly two weeks after the removal of Jerry Angelo as general manager, the Chicago Bears moved to the interview phase of their … Mike Martz Retires From Coaching Mon Jan 16 16:15:45 2012 According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, Mike Martz has decided to retire from coaching. Martz was the St. Louis Rams … Ex-Bears OC Martz to retire from coaching Mon Jan 16 15:58:00 2012 There likely weren’t many options available to him, but either way, Mike Martz is done coaching. Eye on Photos, Week 17: Losers go home Mon Jan 16 15:26:10 2012 Eye on Photos, W...

Mike Martz retires from coaching

Thirty-eight years ­after starting his career at a ­Fresno, Calif., high school, Mike Martz decided to ­retire from coaching Monday. “It’s time,” Martz told the Sun-Times. His greatest pupil disagrees. “He’s a great teacher of the game and has great knowledge of the game, and he has so...

Mike Martz Retires From Coaching

According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, Mike Martz has decided to retire from coaching. Martz was the St. Louis Rams offensive coordinator in 1999 when they won their first and only Super Bowl. He was then their head coach from 2000-2005. Martz then finished up his career as an offensive coordinator for the Detroit Lions from 2006-2007, then the San Francisco 49ers for...

Notebook: Mike Martz retires

Former Chicago Bears OC Mike Martz says he will retire from football to pursue other opportunities. We also discuss the Vikings’ interest in DB coach Jon Hoke, Dave Toub’s future and more.

Martz says he will retire from coaching

Former Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz has told NFL Network's Jason La Canfora that he's retiring from coaching in order to 'focus on other opportunities.'

Raiders Request Permission to Interview Newly Promoted Mike Tice

Brad Biggs, the Chicago Tribune reporter, is reporting today that The Oakland Raiders have requested to interview the Bears’ newly promoted offensive coordinator, Mike Tice. According to a club and NFL sources, the Raiders have requested permission to interview Tice for their head coaching position. In accordance with NFL rules, the Bears must grant permission, unlike the move...

Bears analysis: Passing interest in tight ends

Brad Biggs: After ignoring the tight end as a pass-catching option under Mike Martz, the Bears are expected to place a priority on finding a skilled addition to the passing game to help control the middle of the field for quarterback Jay Cutler.

Russ Grimm Could End Up with the Jaguars

Arizona Cardinals offensive line coach/offensive assistant Russ Grimm’s contract expires at the end of the end of this season and he could end up leaving for Jacksonville. Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network has reported that there are several teams interested in Grimm’s services for next season. Grimm has been Cardinals head coach Ken Wisenhunt since their days with the Steelers...

Vikings Will Offer Defensive Coordinator Job to Alan Williams

The defensive coordinator watch is over…maybe. Jason La Canfora says the Vikings might have their guy in Alan Williams, current Colts DB coach (but surely on his way out after Jim Caldwell’s firing). Williams brings 10 years of experience coaching defensive backs (good), long experience with the Tampa-2 or Cover-2 or whatever the hell you wanna call that defense (good or bad...

First Round Almost Over

According to Jason La Canfora, the Bucs will conclude their first round of interviews this week. IS THAT TIMETABLE OKAY FOR YOU ASSHOLES IN THE MEDIA? Bucs plan to end 1st round of interviews by weekend, then conduct 2nd interviews w/ finalists next week. OAK wants to talk to Philbin, too So next week they’ll likely have their second round of interviews and then maybe pick their...
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