NFL coaching carousel: Tracking the hirings, firings for 2018

Melinda Robinson
By Melinda Robinson January 1, 2018 17:27

NFL coaching carousel: Tracking the hirings, firings for 2018

NFL coaching carousel: Tracking the hirings, firings for 2018

A look at the head-coaching changes throughout the league as teams begin to retool for 2018. (This will be continuously updated):

FIRED

Chuck Pagano, Colts: The Boulder native was fired after the Colts went 4-12 and missed the playoffs for a third-consecutive season. Pagano had a 53-43 regular-season record in six years with the Colts.

Jack Del Rio, Raiders: Del Rio, the former Broncos defensive coordinator, was fired 10 months after signing a four-year extension.

John Fox, Bears: Fox, also a former Broncos coach, was fired after compiling a 14-34 record in three seasons in Chicago.

Jim Caldwell, Lions: General manager Bob Quinn informed Caldwell he was fired after the Lions posted a 9-7 record in 2017. Caldwell finished 36-28 in four years in Detroit.

Ben McAdoo, Giants: McAdoo was fired after a 2-10 start to the season that included the benching of Eli Manning.

DEEMED SAFE

Dirk Koetter, Bucs: The Tampa Bay Times reported the Bucs will retain Koetter for a third season as head coach.

Todd Bowles, Jets: New York signed Bowles and general manager Mike Maccagnan to contract extensions despite the team’s 5-11 record.

Published at Mon, 01 Jan 2018 14:40:36 +0000

Melinda Robinson
By Melinda Robinson January 1, 2018 17:27