NFL coaching, GM tracker 2018: Firings, hirings, rumors, and news

With the end of the NFL regular season comes changes, as teams let go of head coaches and general managers in search of a fresh start. Black Monday is typically when the coaching carousel starts, since it’s the day that most teams fire underachieving coaches.

It can start earlier, such as when Ben McAdoo got released in December, but for the most part teams don’t start making moves until the regular season is done.

As coaching rumors and news heats up, we’ll be tracking all the action here. Follow us from the first job opening up, to the last one getting filled.

Firings/Retirements

Arizona Cardinals

Baltimore Ravens

Carolina Panthers

Chicago Bears

Dallas Cowboys

Denver Broncos

  • The Broncos are keeping Vance Joseph, but they fired six coaches: Jeff Davidson (OL), Johnnie Lynn (assitant DBs), Brock Olivo (special teams coordinator), Fred Pagac (OLB), Eric Studesville (assistant head coach/RBs) and Tyke Tolbert (WRs).

Detroit Lions

Green Bay Packers

Houston Texans

Indianapolis Colts

New York Giants

Oakland Raiders

Rumors

Arizona Cardinals

Baltimore Ravens

  • The Ravens have targeted Chuck Pagano, who had a stint as their DBs coach, to be their new defensive coordinator, according to The Baltimore Sun. Nothing ever came of it, however.

Carolina Panthers

Chicago Bears

Bears interests include:Pete Carmichael, John DeFilippo, Matt Nagy, Josh McDaniels, Pat Shurmur, Steve Wilks.

Cincinnati Bengals

Cleveland Browns

Dallas Cowboys

Denver Broncos

Detroit Lions

Lions interests include:Teryl Austin, Jim Bob Cooter, Winston Moss, Matt Patricia, Pat Shurmur, Mike Vrabel, Steve Wilks.

Green Bay Packers

Houston Texans

Indianapolis Colts

Colts interests include: Josh McDaniels, Kris Richard, Mike Vrabel, Steve Wilks.

Kansas City Chiefs

Los Angeles Chargers

New York Giants

Giants interests include: Josh McDaniels, Matt Patricia, Jim Schwartz, Pat Shurmur, Steve Spagnuolo, Eric Studesville, Steve Wilks.

Oakland Raiders

Tennessee Titans

Hirings/coaches staying put

Baltimore Ravens

Chicago Bears

Cincinnati Bengals

Cleveland Browns

Dallas Cowboys

Denver Broncos

Green Bay Packers

Houston Texans

Kansas City Chiefs

Los Angeles Rams

Miami Dolphins

  • The Dolphins hired Dowell Loggains as offensive coordinator. Loggains was formerly the Bears’ offensive coordinator and worked with Adam Gase in Chicago.

New York Jets

Oakland Raiders

San Francisco 49ers

  • The 49ers announced a few hirings. Ken Norton Jr., who spent part of this season as the Raiders defensive coordinator before he was fired, was named their assistant head coach for the defense and inside linebackers coach. Johnny Holland is their new run game specialist/outside linebackers coach. Michael Clay was named assistant special teams coach.

Seattle Seahawks

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Tennessee Titans

Washington

  • It appears that Jay Gruden is safe for another year. Ian Rapoport said that there is a “deep understanding” of Washington’s injury woes, and that Gruden isn’t in danger of losing his job.

Firings

Carolina Panthers

Cleveland Browns

Green Bay Packers

New York Giants

Rumors

Green Bay Packers

Houston Texans

Hirings/GM staying put

Chicago Bears

Cleveland Browns

Green Bay Packers

New York Giants

New York Jets


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