Maybe Lebron James really is that good. Perhaps he does carry entire teams like he apparently did in Cleveland. More on that in a moment.
Nearly half of the Detroit Pistons declined to show up to work on Friday, protesting their own offense, the coach John Kuester and the fact that none of them had been [...]
Is anyone else watching this? In an NFL Combine press conference, Jets Head Coach, Rex Ryan, has just guaranteed that his team will win Super Bowl XLVI.
#EA Rex: “I thought we’d win it the first two years,” he says of the Super Bowl. “I guarantee we’ll do it this year.”
Now, it’s not the first time [...]
The signs all point to a coaching move in the near future for the Saints’ Sean Payton. Payton recently purchased a home in the Dallas area, nowhere near his current coaching job in New Orleans. The saints issued a brief statement, however, regarding their belief that Payton will stay with the team:
“Sean Payton is the [...]
Green Bay Packers Coach Mike McCarthy took what many would call a “calculated risk”. The truth is, it was downright ballsy. Eight days ago the head coach had his entire team fitted for Super Bowl rings; a move that – as far as anyone knows – was unprecedented. And his reasons for it were, well, [...]
Okay, this makes a lot more sense. As we reported earlier this month, it was odd that Jeff Fisher – after 17 seasons as head coach – would be returning to the Tennessee Titans given their losing season and his tensions with former starting quarterback Vince Young and owner Bud Adams. Now Sports Illustrated reports [...]
According to Adam Schefter at ESPN, the Denver Broncos have requested permission to interview Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams for Denver’s vacant head coach position. Hiring Williams would be an interesting move for Denver considering the Broncos’ offensive proclivities. But maybe owner Pat Bowlen thinks it’s time for a change.
Williams has some head coaching experience. [...]
He hasn’t been fired and there’s been no contract extension. So, it looks like Jeff Fisher of the Tennessee Titans will be staying on as head coach, at least for the moment. What, exactly, is this man thinking?
Titans owner Bud Adams said Fisher will return as head coach for the 2011 season. According to the [...]
After an intense courting, the San Francisco 49ers have finally signed Jim Harbaugh as their head coach for the next five years. There will be a news conference today at 6:30PM EST, though the Niners didn’t specify the reason.
The signing came after a lot of interplay amongst the Miami Dolphins, Stanford, and San Francisco. According [...]
Earlier today, Marvin Lewis of the Bengals signed a two-year extension to keep coaching Cincinnati through 2012. Lewis has been the head coach of the Bengals since 2003. According to USAToday:
The Bengals announced that Lewis had re-signed with the team. His contract had expired with the end of the 2010 season, and Lewis [...]
It looks like the Minnesota Vikings have seen enough out of interim head coach Leslie Frazier to give him a shot next season. According to the Associated Press:
Touting Leslie Frazier’s communication style, crisis management skills and credibility with players, the Minnesota Vikings decided to strip the interim tag from the former NFL [...]