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JOHN BONAMEGO RUMORS

Lions hire Marciano as special teams coach

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have hired Joe Marciano as their special teams coordinator. The Lions announced the move Tuesday. Marciano replaces John Bonamego, who left the Lions to take over as the head coach at Central Michigan. Marciano joins the Lions after spending the 2014 season as a special teams consultant for the Minnesota Vikings. He was previously a special...
Via AP on Fox
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions name Joe Marciano special teams coordinator

The Detroit Lions officially named Joe Marciano as their new special teams coordinator. Marciano replaces John Bonamego, who left to take the head-coaching job at Central Michigan. "Joe obviously has had a remarkable career," Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said. "First of all, we were trying to find a guy that had a significant amount of experience. We have a fairly veteran team and...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Bonamego says he plans on lengthy tenure at Central Michigan

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) John Bonamego was introduced as Central Michgan's new football coach Monday, his voice cracking with emotion almost immediately as he described his connection to the school where he was a player during the mid-1980s. The question now is whether his passion for CMU will translate to victories on the field in his return to college football after a lengthy...
Via AP on Fox
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Central Michigan officially announces hire of John Bonamego as head football coach

It’s been rumored all weekend, but Central Michigan has finally announced the hire of John Bonamego. As you may remember, Dan Enos took off to become the offensive coordinator at Arkansas leaving this spot open. Proud to announce that John Bonamego is CMU’s new head football coach. http://t.co/fladoGkHzy pic.twitter.com/sySB21m1r8 — CMU Football (@CMU_Football) February 8...
Via The Student Section
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions' Bonamego leaving NFL to become Central Michigan head coach

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. -- John Bonamego is leaving the NFL and returning to Central Michigan, going back to the school where he was once a player to take over as the Chippewas' new coach. Bonamego was the special teams coordinator for the Detroit Lions the past two seasons. CMU said he'll be introduced at a news conference Monday. "Since I left CMU in 1987, my dream job was to be...
Via AP on Fox
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions' Bonamego named head coach at CMU

John Bonamego, the Detroit Lions' special-teams coordinator the last two seasons, was officially named Sunday as the new head coach at Central Michigan. The Lions are expected to name Joe Marciano, who spent more than a decade as the Houston Texans' special-teams coordinator, as Bonamego's replacement. Bonamego met with the Central Michigan players Sunday and will be introduced during...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Central Michigan hires Detroit Lions assistant as new coach

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) Central Michigan has hired John Bonamego as its football coach, bringing him back to the school where he played during the mid-1980s. Bonamego was the special teams coordinator for the Detroit Lions the past two seasons. CMU says he'll be introduced at a news conference Monday. The Chippewas lost coach Dan Enos on Jan. 22 when he left to become the offensive...
Via AP on Fox
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions' Bonamego reportedly on verge of becoming CMU's head coach

Detroit Lions special teams coordinator John Bonamego is on the verge of becoming the head coach at Central Michigan. Bonamego, 51, was in final negotiations with his alma mater, according to multiple reports Friday night. He will replace Dan Enos, who made a surprisingly move a few weeks ago to leave CMU and take over as the offensive coordinator at Arkansas. Bonamego, a former...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss
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