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NFL Notes: Calvin Johnson, Tom Coughlin, Chargers, & Falcons

Calvin Johnson Lions president Rod Wood told reporters on Friday that their plan is to give WR Calvin Johnson, who is considering retirement, time to make a decision as to whether he’ll be back. “Right now I want him to come to his own conclusion and decide what he wants to do,” Wood said, via Kyle Meinke of “I wouldn’t want to try to convince him to play,...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Giants coach Ben McAdoo to keep clocks five minutes fast to honor Tom Coughlin

Tom Coughlin may be out as New York Giants coach, but one of his oddest traditions will live on with the team’s new coach, Ben McAdoo. In honor of the two-time Super Bowl-winning coach, McAdoo, who served as Coughlin’s offensive coordinator for two seasons before being promoted to headman, will keep all the clocks at the Giants’ facilities five minutes fast. Giants coach...
Via The Comeback
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Coughlin withdraws name from consideration with Eagles

    Just when it appeared the Eagles were close to snagging a potential future Hall of Fame coach away from an NFC East rival, Tom Coughlin has decided he would not be a fit in Philadelphia. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Coughlin has withdrawn his name from consideration for the Eagles head coaching job. Tom Coughlin is withdrawing his name from consideration for...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Eagles targeting Tom Coughlin as head coach

The Philadelphia Eagles are reportedly setting their sights on Tom Coughlin to become the next head coach of the franchise. Eagles now have turned their attention to former Giants HC Tom Coughlin, per sources. Yet, there are issues for two sides to work through. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 14, 2016   Philadelphia was reportedly hot for Ben McAdoo, but he was...
Via Sportsnaut
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tom Coughlin meeting with 49ers

Tom Coughlin is reportedly meeting with the San Francisco 49ers Tuesday about the team’s head coaching vacancy, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Media. Well. A source tells me the #49ers are meeting with ex-#Giants coach Tom Coughlin today. This is getting interesting… — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 12, 2016   The 49ers have already had meetings with the likes of Hue Jackson...
Via Sportsnaut
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tom Coughlin met with Jeffrey Lurie before Eagles interview

Former New York Giants Tom Coughlin on Monday interviewed for the Philadelphia Eagles head coaching job left vacant by the firing of Chip Kelly. But not before he enjoyed a private audience with team owner Jeffrey Lurie. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Monday afternoon on the network’s “NFL Insiders” show that Lurie and Coughlin held a one-on-one meeting before the 69-year...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers get permission to interview Coughlin

    Tom Coughlin definitely isn’t retiring. In fact, he reportedly has a pair of job interviews. The San Francisco 49ers have asked for and received permission to speak with the former Giants coach, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport: The #49ers have requested and received permission to speak with former #Giants coach Tom Coughlin, source said. He talks to #Eagles...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

The total impact of Tom Coughlin in New York

It was inevitable that things would end like this, though taking a look at the history of Black Mondays past, the end here could have been far worse. In professional sports, only a select few coaches are afforded the ability to call their own shots when it comes to their futures. You would never hear about contract squabbles or “dream jobs” with these few because they are lords...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Tom Coughlin could stay with Giants in another role

    Tom Coughlin met with the New York media on Tuesday for a farewell press conference, but team owner John Mara left open the possibility of Coughlin remaining with the team in a role other than head coach. The tone of Coughlin’s press conference made it fairly clear that he did not resign. The Giants obviously want to go in another direction, and Coughlin got irritated...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Tom Coughlin steps down as Giants coach

Tom Coughlin is stepping down as head coach of the New York Giants. Coughlin and the Giants confirmed on Monday that the 69-year-old is departing the franchise. “I met with John Mara and Steve Tisch this afternoon, and I informed them that it is in the best interest of the organization that I step down as head coach,” Coughlin said in a statement. “I strongly believe the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 04, 2016  |  Discuss

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