He didn’t exactly succeed as a head coach, but few can argue with the man’s skills as a defensive coordinator. Pat Shurmur, recently anointed head coach of the Cleveland Browns, has just announced Dick Jauron as his new d-coordinator. Sports Illustrated reports:
The 60-year-old Jauron is the first hire for Browns coach Pat Shurmur’s staff. [...]
It’s that time of year again, kids! No, not the NFL Playoffs. It’s the yearly coaching “carousel” that begins spinning at the end of every football season. Underachievers are sacked – and often hired someplace else – and coordinators have an opportunity to step into the limelight has head coaches. So let’s look at who’s [...]
The race for the playoffs in the AFC cleared considerably on Sunday as several teams clinched spots. The New York Jets – who lost to the Chicago Bears 38-34, foot fetishes and all – fell in backwards by virtue of a loss by the Jacksonville Jaguars to the Washington Redskins 20-17. The Baltimore Ravens wrapped [...]
The NFL Pulse Awards is allowing fans to vote for their favorite players in three different categories: Emerging Player, Comeback Player and Heart of the Game. Like any fan list, there are a few perfectly reasonable names included. However, the site has chosen to place some players in rather odd categories.
Peyton Hillis, running back/wrecking machine [...]