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Alicia Landry, Tom Landry’s widow, dies at 91

The woman behind one of the most respected coaches in NFL history has died. Alicia Landry, the wife of Hall of Fame Cowboys coach Tom Landry, was 91. Tom became the first coach in team history in 1960, guiding the team for 29 seasons, through 1988. He died of leukemia in 2000, after the couple [more]

Ravens announce the hirings of Rob Ryan, Anthony Weaver

The Ravens announced the hirings of Rob Ryan and Anthony Weaver to their defensive staff. Ryan will serve as inside linebackers coach and Weaver as run game coordinator/defensive line coach. In a news release, head coach John Harbaugh said the team continues to interview candidates for their defensive backs coaching position. “Rob is a proven [more]

Cowboys expected to hire Aden Durde, elevate Harold Nash

The Cowboys continue to make changes to their coaching staff only one year after they hired Mike McCarthy as head coach. After firing Jim Tomsula, the Cowboys are expected to hire Aden Durde as defensive line coach, Nick Eatman of the team website reports. Durde spent three seasons in Atlanta with new Cowboys defensive coordinator [more]

Report: Cowboys DBs coach Maurice Linguist finds job at Michigan

Cowboys defensive backs coach Maurice Linguist has a new job as co-defensive coordinator at the University of Michigan, Matt Zenitz of reports. The Cowboys already have hired Linguist’s replacement. Joe Whitt Jr. will serve as secondary coach and defensive passing game coordinator with new coordinator Dan Quinn. Linguist, a longtime college assistant before joining [more]

Report: Eagles interviewing Kellen Moore on Tuesday

The Eagles are reportedly doubling up on head coaching interviews on Tuesday. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that the team is interviewing Cowboys offensive coordinator Kellen Moore. Colts offensive coordinator Nick Sirianni also met with the Eagles Tuesday. Moore recently signed a new contract with the Cowboys. That move came after meeting with Boise [more]

Report: Bears interviewing George Edwards for defensive coordinator today

The Bears are moving forward in their search to replace retired defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano. Chicago is interviewing Cowboys senior defensive assistant George Edwards for the job today, according to Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. The Bears put in the request to interview Edwards on Monday. Edwards was Minnesota’s defensive coordinator from 2014-2019 [more]

Report: Eagles interested in interviewing John Fassel

The Eagles have cast a wide net in their coaching search and it may be getting wider. Philadelphia is interested in interviewing Cowboys special teams coordinator John Fassel, according to a report from Marcus Hayes of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Fassel spent eight seasons as the Rams’ special teams coordinator under Jeff Fisher and Sean McVay before [more]

Report: Bears want to interview George Edwards for defensive coordinator

The Bears have requested permission to speak with Cowboys senior defensive assistant George Edwards for their defensive coordinator opening, Todd Archer of ESPN reports. The Cowboys want to keep Edwards, who was Minnesota’s defensive coordinator from 2014-19, but they cannot block the request. Edwards spoke with Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy about Dallas’ coordinator job before [more]

Jaguars will pick 25th after Rams loss in divisional round

New Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer knew his team had the first overall pick in the draft when he took the job and now he knows where the team’s second first-round pick will fall. Jacksonville acquired the Rams’ 2021 first-rounder as part of the deal for cornerback Jalen Ramsey in October 2019 and it will [more]

Wade Phillips: I’m ready to retire from retirement

Wade Phillips was out of football in 2020, but he’d like that to change in 2021. The Rams did not renew Phillips’ contract as their defensive coordinator after the 2019 season and he spoke to a couple of teams about possibly joining their staffs, but couldn’t find any takers. With teams making changes to their [more]

Urban Meyer joins list of NFL head coaches with no pro playing or coaching experience

New Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer is joining a fairly short list of people who have become NFL head coaches without ever playing or coaching pro football. Meyer is one of the best coaches in college football history, but the track record of college coaches to adjust to the pro game is mixed, with one [more]

Report: Scott Linehan an offensive coordinator candidate for Jaguars

Following the hiring of Urban Meyer as their next head coach on Thursday, the Jacksonville Jaguars apparently have at least one candidate in mind to serve as offensive coordinator on Meyer’s coaching staff. According to, the Jaguars view Scott Linehan as a prime candidate for their offensive coordinator job. Linehan most recently spent last [more]

Jaylon Smith had wrist surgery

Cowboys linebacker Jaylon Smith‘s offseason will begin with some rehab work. The Cowboys announced on Thursday that Smith had surgery on his left wrist. Smith was on the team’s injury report at points because of the wrist, but he played in all 16 games for the fourth straight year and started every game for the [more]

Eagles request interview with Kellen Moore

Cowboys offensive coordinator Kellen Moore flirted with the Boise State head coaching job before agreeing to a new contract to remain in Dallas, but that extension apparently isn’t stopping others from thinking about hiring Moore. Todd Archer of reports that the Eagles have requested an interview with Moore. It’s the first time Moore’s name [more]

Report: Cowboys hire Joe Whitt

Joe Whitt didn’t get hired as the Cowboys’ defensive coordinator, but his interview for the position appears to have gone well. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that Whitt will be the team’s secondary coach and defensive pass game coordinator. Whitt held the same roles with the Falcons last season, so he’ll be making the [more]

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