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Chip Kelly begins purge: DC Eric Mangini out in San Fran

The hiring of Chip Kelly as San Francisco 49ers head coach starts the big purge on the old regime, starting with defensive coordinator Eric Mangini, per the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Mangini, a two-time head coach in the NFL, is out after three seasosn in San Francisco. He served as tight ends coach and offensive consultant under Harbaugh, and one as DC under Tomsula. With Mangini...
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Report: Eric Mangini fired as 49ers defensive coordinator

It turns out that Chip Kelly wants his own defensive coordinator. The San Francisco 49ers have fired defensive coordinator Eric Mangini, according to FOX Sports’s Alex Marvez. Mangini had just completed his first year as defensive coordinator under former coach Jim Tomsula. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, former Oakland defensive coordinator Jason Tarver is reportedly...
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Report: 49ers fire DC Eric Mangini

Chip Kelly and the San Francisco 49ers fired 10 assistant coaches earlier in the week. It appears as though defensive coordinator Eric Mangini has become No. 11. Source tells @NFLonFOX that @49ers have fired defensive coordinator Eric Mangini — Alex Marvez (@alexmarvez) January 22, 2016 The 2015 49ers’ season was entirely forgettable, but their defense was generally...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers fire 10 assistant coaches

It seems that the San Francisco 49ers are doing everything under the darkness of the night these days. They won’t hold Chip Kelly’s introductory press conference until nearly a week after he was announced as the team’s head coach. As it relates to Kelly’s staff, the team has yet to announce a single hire in the few days since he was named head coach. Some of this changed...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers expected to retain Eric Mangini as defensive coordinator

Despite a coaching staff that will look drastically different after the hiring of former Eagles head coach Chip Kelly, the 49ers should still have a healthy dose of the Mangenius. According to a report by Alex Marvez of FOX Sports on Monday, there is a “strong possibility” that the 49ers retain defensive coordinator Eric Mangini. Source tells @NFLonFOX there's "strong possibility...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mike Holmgren has ‘expressed interest’ in coaching 49ers

It’s been a miserable season for the San Francisco 49ers. The team is 4-11 doesn’t have a lot of talent, and head coach Jim Tomsula is either badly overwhelmed or his acting skills are Oscar-worthy. Fortunately, according to Robert Klemko, there is some potential light at the end of the tunnel in the form of Super Bowl winning coach and former 49ers’ offensive coordinator...
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December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers to hire Mangini as new defensive coordinator

On the same day that the San Francisco 49ers hired Tony Sparano to be their new tight ends coach, they promoted another former NFL head coach to defensive coordinator. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, San Francisco has promoted Eric Mangini, who spent last season as the team’s tight ends coach, to defensive coordinator. While some will question why a coach that spent last...
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January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Browns coach Eric Mangini to interview with Washington

Someone tell me why Washington would interview a tight ends coach for their vacant defensive coordinator job? Well, when Eric Mangini is that tight ends coach it makes some sense. The former Mangenius from the New York Jets and one of the worst drafters in Cleveland Browns history will be headed to interview in Washington. Former Browns/Jets HC and current 49ers assistant Eric Mangini...
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January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Eric Mangini to interview for Raiders job

One would think that Eric Mangini’s days as an NFL head coach are over, but nothing can be ruled out when dealing with the Oakland Raiders. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, Mangini is one of the names on Oakland’s list of potential head coaching candidates. The San Francisco 49ers tight ends coach will...Read More
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December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Eric Mangini a candidate for Dolphins GM job if Ireland is fired?

Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald offers some names to keep an eye on with regards to the Dolphins general manager position should they elect to part ways with current GM Jeff Ireland. According to Salguero, former Jets and Browns head coach Eric Mangini is the No. 1 option for the Dolphins due to his relationship with Dolphins Owner Stephen Ross. Salguero adds that Ross planned...
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December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

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