Posts Tagged ‘Denver Broncos’

Broncos hire 2 more Bears assistants

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

New Broncos coach Vic Fangio isn't just bringing his defensive philosophies from Chicago. He plucked outside linebackers coach Brandon Staley off the Bears' staff for a similar role in Denver, and then brought secondary coach Ed Donatell over to serve as his defensive coordinator. Donatell has spent the last four seasons as the Bears' defensive backs coach, coinciding with Fangio's stint as Chicago's defensive coordinator before his hiring in Denver last week.

John Elway: ‘I was wrong’ to hire Vance Joseph to coach the Broncos

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

John Elway thinks he's pinpointed what went wrong when he hired Vance Joseph.

Report: Vikings interested in Gary Kubiak

Monday, January 14th, 2019

The Vikings named Kevin Stefanski as their offensive coordinator on a permanent basis after he closed the year as the interim choice for the job, but they may not be done adding to the top of their offensive coaching staff. NFL Media reports that the Vikings are “in play” for former Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak. Kubiak was initially expected to take a job on the Broncos staff, but those talks broke down and Kubiak is now pursuing a return to coaching with other teams.

Inside scoop on why Packers, Broncos, Bucs and Cards made coaching hires

Monday, January 14th, 2019

I get the sense Kingsbury understands why there is widespread skepticism about the hiring of a coach whose teams played exciting football but didn't win enough, and there's nothing he can say now to erase that. He's got to coach Rosen and the offense well, and he's got to win. In Tampa, Arians knows the job is to get Jameis Winston to play well.

Friday Sports in Brief

Saturday, January 12th, 2019

He signed with the New York Yankees as a free agent after the 2010 season and spent two seasons in the Bronx before playing two seasons with Pittsburgh and four with Toronto. NFL COSTA MESA, Calif. AP) - The Los Angeles Chargers have signed kicker Nick Rose ahead of Sunday's AFC playoff game against New England.

NFL notebook: Monday Night Football coming to playoffs?

Friday, January 11th, 2019

If the Los Angeles Chargers beat the New England Patriots and the Indianapolis Colts top the Kansas City Chiefs this weekend, the NFL will have a decision to make. Will the Chargers be allowed to host the AFC Championship Game at their temporary home, the 30,000-seat Dignity Health Sports Park in suburban Carson, Calif., or will the league move the game to a stadium with larger capacity? CBS Sports reported Friday that the NFL league office will be discussing contingency plans should the fifth-seeded Chargers and sixth-seeded Colts advance.

NFL rumors: 49ers denied Broncos permission to interview QB coach

Friday, January 11th, 2019

NFL rumors: 49ers denied Broncos permission to interview QB coach originally appeared on 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan must really like his quarterbacks coach, Rich Scangarello. The Broncos wanted to interview Scangarello to be their offensive coordinator, but the 49ers denied that request, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Scangarello has been the 49ers' quarterbacks coach for the last two seasons.

AP Source: Kubiak not returning to Broncos staff

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Gary Kubiak won't return to run the Denver Broncos offense after all for new head coach Vic Fangio, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Friday. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the discussions, said it became apparent over the last 24 hours that Kubiak wasn't the right fit because of philosophical differences over scheme and staff. Kubiak had wanted to bring back some of the assistant coaches who have followed him throughout his coaching career along with dusting off schemes that were successful in another era but don't fit with the Broncos' quest to modernize their approach.

Bradley Chubb Social Justice Initiative

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Denver Broncos linebacker Bradley Chubb visits his high school to talk about commitment and perseverance

Fired by NFL Dolphins, Gase hired as coach of NY Jets

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Adam Gase, fired as coach of the NFL Miami Dolphins 12 days ago, was hired Friday as coach of the New York Jets. The 40-year-old former assistant with Detroit, San Francisco, Denver and Chicago went 23-25 in three seasons coaching Miami, where his teams compiled a 10-8 record against AFC East division rivals, including a 5-1 dominance of the Jets. "At the onset of the interview process, I wanted to hire a head coach who was the right person and the right fit for our organization," Jets chief executive officer Christopher Johnson said in a statement.