Josh McDaniels explains why he turned down 49ers job

Josh McDaniels will not be leaving New England after all. The Patriots offensive coordinator confirmed Monday morning he had taken himself out of consideration for the San Francisco 49ers’ head-coaching vacancy to remain with his current team. McDaniels, who also interviewed with the Jacksonville Jaguars and Los Angeles Rams earlier this month, explained his reasoning during...
January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

McDaniels reportedly dropping out of 49ers’ coaching search

The San Francisco 49ers are not going to be hiring Josh McDaniels as their next head coach, and that decision was reportedly one that was made by McDaniels himself. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reported on Monday that McDaniels has withdrawn his name from consideration in San Francisco. McDaniels interviewed for the job and was said to be the front-runner, but he has four young...
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January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Josh McDaniels has 49ers job if he wants it

The San Francisco 49ers are the only NFL team remaining with a head coaching vacancy, and there is a sense that Josh McDaniels is the top choice to fill that role. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, league insiders believe the 49ers’ job belongs to McDaniels if he wants it. One source told Florio that McDaniels has reached out to potential assistant coaches and encouraged...
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January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Josh McDaniels has ‘fantastic’ shot at landing 49ers job

It appears that New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels prefers the San Francisco 49ers to any of the other vacant head coaching jobs around the NFL. That’s fine and dandy. But it takes mutual interest. San Francisco itself has been engaged in around-the-clock interviews with potential candidates to replace Chip Kelly as its head coach. As other chips continue...
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January 11, 2017  |  Discuss

McDaniels, Patricia mum on rumored head-coaching interest

New England Patriots coordinators Josh McDaniels and Matt Patricia weren’t willing to confirm Monday whether they’ll be interviewing for any NFL head-coaching vacancies during the Patriots’ playoff bye week. “Really, nothing,” McDaniels said in a conference call with reporters. “Just been working on grading the film here getting everything nailed down for the Miami ...
January 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: McDaniels likely to leave Patriots for head coaching job

New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels is going to get a lot of looks from teams seeking a head coach, and he sounds inclined to take one. According to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe, McDaniels will have his pick of head jobs this offseason, and he will probably take one. The only caveat is that he is unlikely to take another AFC East job, which rules out the Buffalo...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Rams believe Josh McDaniels can ‘fix’ Jared Goff

With the multitude of issues plaguing the Rams, including the stagnant progression of rookie No. 1 draft pick Jared Goff, the franchise is going out of their way to look for a new head coach that can help fix an offense that has been the team’s Achilles heel as of late. The main coach being targeted for the vacant head position in Los Angeles? New England Patriots offensive...
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December 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Josh McDaniels focused on Pats, not Rams' coaching vacancy

Josh McDaniels wasn’t in the mood to discuss his coaching future Tuesday morning. Asked whether he plans to interview for the Los Angeles Rams’ head-coaching vacancy, McDaniels said his only focus is on the New England Patriots’ next opponent, the Denver Broncos. “I’ve already spoken my piece on that,” the Patriots offensive coordinator said in a conference call with...
December 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Rams likely to reach out to Josh McDaniels

There is a new NFL head coaching vacancy now that the Los Angeles Rams have finally fired Jeff Fisher, and Josh McDaniels is reportedly on the team's radar to fill the void. According to CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora, the Rams will try to land an initial interview with McDaniels when the Patriots are on a bye for the playoffs. Also mentioned as a guy who makes sense is Atlanta...
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December 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: McDaniels plans to leave Pats, pursue head-coaching job

No member of the New England Patriots organization has improved his own stock more this season than Josh McDaniels has. McDaniels’ innovative and ever-changing offensive game plans have helped New England maintain its status as one of the NFL’s top teams even without star quarterback Tom Brady, who has one week remaining on his four-game Deflategate suspension. The Jimmy...
September 26, 2016  |  Discuss

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