Report: Bill Belichick ‘strongly recommended’ Mike Vrabel to Chip Kelly

When the San Francisco 49ers interviewed Mike Vrabel to be their new defensive coordinator it seemed like an opportunity that came out of left field for the current linebackers coach of the Houston Texans. Apparently Bill Belichick “strongly recommended” Vrabel to Chip Kelly for the job, per Albert Breer in his weekend notebook on NFL.com. Ultimately, Vrabel ended up declining...
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Texans Linebackers Coach Mike Vrabel turns down Kelly and 49ers

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Mike Vrabel has reportedly turned down an offer to be the new defensive coordinator...
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Report: Texans' Vrabel turns down 49ers defensive coordinator job

Houston Texans linebackers coach Mike Vrabel has passed on an offer to become defensive coordinator of the San Francisco 49ers, according to a report.Via John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, Vrabel interviewed with San Francisco head coach Chip Kelly on Tuesday before deciding against taking the job. McClain reports Houston head coach Bill O'Brien and general manager Rick Smith...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Vrabel turns down 49ers defensive coordinator job

Mike Vrabel has turned what would have been a promotion in favor of remaining with the Houston Texans. John Middlekauff of 95.7 The Game in San Francisco reported on Thursday that Vrabel turned down an offer from Chip Kelly to become the defensive coordinator of the 49ers. Vrabel has served as the linebackers coach in Houston for the past two seasons. Why would he do that? The...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers reportedly offer defensive coordinator job to Mike Vrabel

Back in his playing days, former Patriots linebacker Mike Vrabel was known for sometimes vulturing offensive touchdowns at the goal line. Now, he may have graduated to vulturing coaching positions. According to a report by Dianna Marie Russini of ESPN on Wednesday, the San Francisco 49ers have offered Vrabel their defensive coordinator position and are waiting to hear his answer...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Offer Defensive Coordinator Job To Mike Vrabel

Dianna Marie Russini reports that the 49ers have offered their defensive coordinator job to Texans LBs coach Mike Vrabel. Russini adds that the 49ers are waiting to hear Vrabel’s answer. San Francisco interviewed Vrabel on Tuesday. Recent reports have said that San Francisco could keep Eric Mangini in place as their defensive coordinator. However, it appears as though new HC...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers will interview Mike Vrabel for DC role

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Newly minted 49ers head coach Chip Kelly has begun the process of rounding out his staff—the latest reports from Levi’s Stadium indicate San Francisco will meet with Houston Texans linebackers coach Mike Vrabel for the vacant defensive coordinator position. Vrabel, 40, a 14-year NFL veteran and three-time Super Bowl winning champion with Bill Belichick’s...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Linebackers Coach Mike Vrabel Interviewing with 49ers

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit It appears as though Chip Kelly is trying to poach one of the Texans best and brightest...
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Report: 49ers interviewing Mike Vrabel for defensive coordinator job

The San Fransisco 49ers are set to meet with Houston Texans assistant Mike Vrabel about the team's defensive coordinator position, according to a report.Via Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, Vrabel, who has coached linebackers with the Texans for the past two seasons, will interview on Tuesday.Texans outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus had a career-high 12 sacks under Vrabel...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Vrabel has Super Bowl rings stolen, sends angry tweet

Mike Vrabel won three Super Bowls with the New England Patriots, but he is currently missing the hardware that proves it. On Saturday afternoon, Vrabel sent out an angry tweet indicating that his three Super Bowl rings were stolen from his home in Houston. Vrabel, who currently works as a linebackers coach for the Houston...Read More
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November 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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