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Jack Del Rio has to make Denver Broncos defense special

Dear Coach Del Rio, I have signed three new free agents for your side of the ball. You know their names. You will also get the services of a star linebacker, an up-and-coming cornerback, a hungry safety and run stuffer. Now go make that unit something special. Sincerely, John Elway The Broncos defense last season was the weak link without a doubt. Still, the Broncos got the Super...
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

10 current NFL assistants who will be head coaches

We see it every single season. The day after the Super Bowl has become notoriously known as “Black Monday,” the day that NFL head coaches lose their jobs. If a team has failed miserably, even the general manager can be nixed. But this isn’t about GMs, let’s talk coaches. Every year, we see more and more assistants get their long-awaited shot at a head coaching position. Look...
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March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Jack Del Rio given two-year extension by Broncos

The Denver Broncos have given defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio a two-year extension. Del Rio, 50, took over the defensive coordinator role of the Broncos in 2012. The deal should be finalized on Friday according to the Denver Post. “Jack did a nice job with our defense,” said John Elway, the Broncos’ executive vice president of football operations. “We had a lot of injuries...
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Del Rio signs 2-year deal with Broncos

Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio has signed a two-year contract that will keep him in Denver through 2015. Del Rio went 3-1 as interim coach when John Fox underwent heart surgery last season. Fox is entering the final year of his contract, but he and the Broncos hope to reach an extension this offseason following Denver's runner-up finish to Seattle in the Super Bowl...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jack Del Rio will return to Denver Broncos for two years

Jack Del Rio isn’t going anywhere. According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post, Del Rio has signed a new two-year deal with Denver to stay on as their defensive coordinator. Del Rio was the head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars from 2003-2011 and became the Broncos D coordinator in 2012, doing well in the roll. When John Fox was lost for four games due to emergency heart valve...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Broncos Sign DC Jack Del Rio To A Two-Year Extension

Mike Klis of the Denver Post reports that the Broncos have reached an agreement with DC Jack Del Rio on a two-year extension. Klis adds that a deal is expected to be finalized on Friday. “Jack did a nice job with our defense,” said Broncos president of football operations John Elway. “We had a lot of injuries on that defensive side and Jack did a good job holding that side...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Why are Fox & Del Rio Tinkering With Broncos' Defense?

After Dennis Allen left the Denver Broncos to become the new head coach of the Oakland Raiders, John Elway and John Fox were left with a huge vacancy in their team's coaching tree.When it was announced that Jack Del Rio was the new defensive coordinator of the Broncos, many in Broncos' Country were elated. He was not only a seasoned defensive mind with vast experience in the NFL...
Via Pro Football Spot
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Del Rio turns attention to fixing Denver's defense

Jack Del Rio's plate remains full even with John Fox back on the job. Del Rio won three of four games as the team's interim head coach during Fox's November sabbatical for heart surgery. Denver's defensive coordinator handed the keys back to Fox this week after guiding the Broncos (10-2) into the driver's seat in the AFC playoff race. ''Back at work,'' Del Rio said after Thursday...
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December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

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