Dave Wannstedt ‘loves’ what Brian Daboll and the Giants’ coaching staff is doing with their players during New York’s surprising 4-1 start.
Marty Mornhinweg, Chuck Pagano, and Mike Martz go over which new NFL head coaches they have been most impressed by so far this season in the latest episode of The Coach’s Room.
Let’s start off with the 10 new head coaches for this season, five in the AFC and five in the NFC. And five of those are first-time head coaches, ranging in age from Minnesota’s Kevin O’Connell, who’s 37, to Matt Eberflus, who’s 52 and taking over the Chicago Bears. Here’s my advice for them — […]
Next to the quarterback, head coaches are arguably the most important part of a team’s success. This season, there’s an unprecedented 10 new head coaches. From a betting perspective, it’s most integral to anticipate the effect this could have on the competitive nature of a roster. Stable teams with gifted leaders are usually the best […]
One of the most important things that all great coaches have in common is a strong “why” behind everything they do. If a coach’s “why” is to make money, this profession probably won’t work out for them. My “why” has always been to win a world championship. It’s easy to talk about, but getting to […]
As President of the Detroit Lions from 2006-2015, I had the opportunity to lead two head coaching searches with General Manager Martin Mayhew that resulted in the hirings of Jim Schwartz and Jim Caldwell. The first search process I was a part of in 1997 brought Bobby Ross to Detroit. I also participated in two […]
Dealing with the coaching carousel comes with the territory of being in the coaching profession. Coaches will move from team to team and position to position, packing up their lives and moving on to the next opportunity. Unfortunately, the carousel reigns true for most NFL franchises searching for the next person to lead their team […]
Chicago Bears: While not official, Ian Rapoport reports that the Bears will likely move on from current head coach Matt Nagy at the conclusion of the regular season. Jacksonville Jaguars: Interim Head Coach: Darrell Bevell Per Tom Pelissero, Cowboys OC Kellen Moore is expected to interview virtually for the Jaguars’ head coach job late next […]
Hiring a football coach is an imperfect science. Building the perfect NFL coach isn’t any easier. All you have to do is look at the hiring and firing numbers in the NFL over the last five years to realize that. Since the end of the 2016 season, the league’s 32 teams have hired 33 head […]