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Jets announce several assistants on Robert Saleh’s first coaching staff

While Jets head coach Robert Saleh held his introductory press conference on Thursday, the team was announcing the names of several members of his coaching staff. It is highlighted by offensive coordinator Mike LaFleur and defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich. LaFleur comes with Saleh from the 49ers while Ulbrich finished last season as the Falcons defensive […]

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Robert Saleh won’t call defensive plays with the Jets

Robert Saleh was the fiery defensive coordinator of the 49ers sideline for years, calling effective plays that helped the unit reach Super Bowl LIV last year. He’ll probably still be fiery as he roams the sidelines as the Jets head coach in 2021. But he won’t be calling defensive plays any longer, passing those duties […]

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Rams announce Raheem Morris as new defensive coordinator

The Rams got the defensive coordinator they wanted. A report earlier this week indicated the Rams were focused on making Raheem Morris their next defensive coordinator. They closed the deal and announced Morris’ hiring on Thursday. Morris takes the place of Brandon Staley, who left the Rams after one year to become the new head […]

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Andy Reid: Patrick Mahomes took the majority of snaps in Thursday’s practice

There was more positive news out of Kansas City on the Patrick Mahomes front Thursday afternoon. Head coach Andy Reid said the quarterback was able to take the majority of snaps in the day’s practice as Mahomes works his way through the concussion protocol. “Pat looked good out there,” Reid said, via Sam McDowell of […]

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Jaguars hire Tom Gamble from Montreal Alouettes

Montreal Alouettes assistant General Manager Tom Gamble has rejoined Trent Baalke in the front office in Jacksonville. Adam Caplan of SiriusXM NFL Radio confirmed with Baalke that Gamble is on the Jaguars’ staff in an unspecified personnel role. The two worked together in San Francisco, where Gamble spent 10 seasons, including 2015-16 as assistant General […]

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Woody Johnson on his way back to U.S., Jets

The Jets introduced a new head coach on Thursday and Robert Saleh will be introduced to the owner of the team in the near future. Jets CEO Christopher Johnson said at Saleh’s introductory press conference that his brother Woody was on a plane returning to the United States as he spoke. Johnson spent the last […]

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Giants sign Breeland Speaks to futures deal

The Giants announced Thursday they have signed defensive end Breeland Speaks to a reserve/future contract. The Chiefs made Speaks a second-round choice in 2018. He played 16 games with four starts as a rookie. Speaks missed the 2019 season with a knee injury, and the Chiefs released him before the start of the 2020 season. […]