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Browns at Redskins: Slide, RGIII, and throw the ball away, too

By now, Jim Zorn would have bought a Slip and Slide and put Robert Griffin III through sliding drills. Zorn got the job as Redskins OC because Jim Fassel told Mr. Snyder that Zorn was innovative like that. Whatever Jay Gruden is doing to coach RG on the art of sliding doesn’t seem to be enough. The Redskins do not have a quarterback coach. Matt LaFluer was swept out with the Shanahans...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Where is Jim Zorn now?

Jim Zorn was the first quarterback in Seattle Seahawks history. He started at the position from 1976 to 1983 before being demoted midway through the ’83 season to make room for Dave Krieg. Later he played with the Green Bay Packers, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, and one game with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before retiring in 1987. Zorn’s best season may have been in 1981, when he...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Vote: Who Is the Greatest Quarterback in Seahawks History?

Editor’s note: As part of NFL’s Greatest Quarterback, fans will decide the best quarterback in team, division, conference and league history. Warren Moon was included with the Houston Oilers. Jim Zorn: Zorn is beloved by Seahawks fans as the first quarterback in franchise history. He’s third on their all-time passing list with 20,122 yards. Zorn led the Seahawks to a 40-60...
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Shanahan wants Redskins to own home turf

ASHBURN, Va. - Two games into his third season in Washington, Mike Shanahan is just 12-22. That's two more defeats than predecessors Steve Spurrier and Jim Zorn recorded before being dismissed after just two seasons apiece with the Redskins. However, while Spurrier and Zorn were neophyte NFL head coaches, Shanahan arrived in Washington with an excellent track record that included...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Zorn to stay on as QB coach

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel has announced the rest of his staff, which includes quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn, who was passed over for the offensive coordinator position. Crennel announced the full staff on Tuesday. Brian Daboll was hired recently to coordinate the offense, which led many to question whether Zorn would be back. He was retained along with assistant...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Chasing Roger Griffin III: will the Redskins make an offer for the #2 pick?

Using "Being John Malkovich" technology, ThisGivenSunday leads you inside the mind of Washington Redskins coach/de-facto GM Mike Shanahan, as he considers making a transformative trade offer to the St Louis Rams, and drafting Roger Griffin III.This is the second of a three-part series. As I, Mike Shanahan, stare into the mirror, I say to myself, how did it come to...
Via This Given Sunday
February 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Jim Zorn Being Looked at For Steelers Offensive Coordinator

NFL Network is reporting that former Redskins Head Coach Jim Zorn is being looked at as a possible offensive coordinator for the Pittsburgh Steelers.  Zorn is currently the quarterbacks coach for the Kansas City Chiefs.  He has been in that position only this season.  Prior to that he was the quarterbacks coach for the Ravens when Joe Flacco had his best season. Zorn had a rough...
Via Bleed Black & Gold
February 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Daboll named Chiefs new OC

Brian Daboll reportedly has been named the offensive coordinator of the Kansas City Chiefs. ESPN reported that Daboll was the choice to succeed Bill Muir, who decided to retire. Chiefs quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn and former Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator Al Saunders also interviewed for the position Daboll was the offensive coordinator with the Miami Dolphins last season...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Saunders, Zorn interview for Chiefs OC position

The Kansas City Chiefs have interviewed quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn for the vacant offensive coordinator's position. Al Saunders, who is still under contract with Oakland and was the offensive coordinator with Kansas City from 2001-05, also has interviewed for the position. Zorn has served as head coach of the Washington Redskins. He was also the quarterbacks coach with the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Not a Joke: Jim Zorn is Truly Missed by Flacco, Ravens

There was a reason why Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco came off of a career year last season.  There is also a reason why Flacco has struggled mightily to remain consistent this year.  The reason?  Jim Zorn. Yes, that Jim Zorn.  The one who failed miserably in his two-year stint as Washington Redskins head coach.  After being fired by the Redskins, Zorn came to Baltimore...
Via The Penalty Flag
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss
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