The Tennessee Titans led almost the entire second half of their Week 9 game against the Kansas City Chiefs before losing in overtime. That came despite completing just five passes, none of them to a wide receiver. The near-victory is just the latest in a line of games that show why Mike Vrabel is one of the best coaches in the NFL, and deserves to be in the Coach of the Year discussion for all his work.
There were 14 NFL team owners smiling on Monday because their teams were still playing more games. Many of the coaches of those clubs have security beyond these playoffs. Not all, though. As for the other 18 franchises whose season is finished, well, some of those owners already are in the midst of head-coaching searches, […]
The firing of Titans general manager Jon Robinson on Tuesday has shaken up the NFL because Tennessee hasn’t been a tailender recently. “I thought Jon’s performance was good, and the Titans went to the playoffs four times in the last six years, so I was surprised by the decision and really by the timing of […]
After looking at the average tenure of an NFL offensive coordinator last week (read it here), this week we are going to evaluate their defensive counterparts. As we’ll see, defensive coordinators show more stability, with only 234 new hires at DC since 2000, or roughly 11 each year. Only one season since the turn of […]