Tom Cable dropping out of 49ers HC search

And then there was one. The San Francisco 49ers are down to one serious candidate for their vacant head coaching spot now that Seattle Seahawks offensive line coach Tom Cable has dropped out of the search. Cable’s agent, Doug Hendrickson, passed along this news Tuesday. Just spoke with my client Tom Cable and he is reaffirming his commitment to the Seahawks. He wishes to thank...
Via Sportsnaut
January 17, 2017  |  Discuss

49ers interviewing Tom Cable for head coaching job

It’s not a bad dream, San Francisco 49ers fans. A day after his Seattle Seahawks were humiliated by the Atlanta Falcons in the playoffs, offensive line coach and assistant head coach Tom Cable is interviewing for the vacant 49ers head coaching job. The team announced the interview on social media Sunday afternoon. The #49ers are currently interviewing Seattle Assistant HC/Offensive...
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January 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Next 49ers HC will ‘essentially’ pick GM

After years where the relationship between head coach and general manager was tenuous, at best, it’s not surprising that the San Francisco 49ers want continuity going forward. With that in mind, a new report suggests the next head coach of the franchise will “essentially” pick which general manager he will work with. Jason Cole of Bleacher had the scoop on this, and he noted...
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January 13, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Seahawks OL coach Tom Cable wants consistency in NFL wild card playoff matchup against Lions

The Seahawks assistant coach is looking for the one thing the offensive line hasn't displayed this season: Consistency. The Seahawks success made depend on the unit's performance.
Via The Oregonian
January 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Bevell and Cable share in running Seattle's offense

RENTON, Wash. (AP) The titles that go along with the roles Darrell Bevell and Tom Cable hold working for the Seattle Seahawks would indicate a hierarchy. Bevell is the offensive coordinator. Cable is an assistant head coach in charge of the offensive line. What those titles don't tell is the unique partnership between the pair, forged when they were first paired together in 2011...
Via Associated Press
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Seahawks coach: Marshawn will ‘adapt to this football team’

For the past handful of seasons, Marshawn Lynch has forced opposing defenses to adapt to him, but when he returns to the Seattle Seahawks after recovering from abdominal surgery he’ll be the one in need of adaptation skills. Seahawks offensive coordinator Tom Cable spoke with media Wednesday about the eventual return of “Beast Mode,” and his comments were somewhat surprising...
Via Sportsnaut
December 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Cable credits wide receivers for Seahawks' rushing success

Seattle Seahawks offensive line coach Tom Cable gave a surprising explanation at the team's annual town hall meeting as to why the Seahawks are the best rushing team in the NFL.  “I don’t think there’s a tougher group [of wide receivers] in all of pro football,” Cable said, via ESPN. “I try to tell them every chance I get that we’re the best running team in football...
Via FOX Sports
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks coach Tom Cable despises spread offense trend at college level

Seattle Seahawks offensive line coach Tom Cable is making waves around the NFL today after he made some extremely critical comments about the way college offenses are run these days. Speaking in an appearance on 710 ESPN yesterday, Cable made it clear that he hates the proliferation of spread offenses at the college level, and says it produces inferior players at pretty much every...
Via cover32
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Cable May Have A Blind Spot

Column written by Brian Nemhauser of, a partner of Oregon Sports News Let me start by saying Tom Cable is one of my favorite coaches on the Seahawks. He stopped the never-ending turnstile of offensive line coaches and instilled a toughness the Seahawks had not seen on the line since Walter Jones, Steve Hutchinson and Robbie Tobeck paved the path to a record-breaking...
Via Oregon Sports News
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Cable must upgrade Seattle’s awful offensive line

When Tom Cable was tapped to be the Seattle Seahawks new offensive line coach/assistant head coach on January 18, 2011, he inherited an offensive line with a legacy of serious problems. Cable – who only a year before had been the head coach of the Oakland Raiders – was a high-end hire for a challenging situation. The Seahawks were among the leaders in the NFL for sacks allowed...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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