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Joe Judge: Jason Garrett sees game through different lens than most coaches

Jason Garrett has not called plays since 2012 in his second full season as head coach. But Giants coach Joe Judge has turned the keys of the offense over to Garrett, trusting him to develop Daniel Jones. The Giants confirmed they hired Garrett, defensive coordinator Patrick Graham and special teams coordinator Thomas McGaughey. Graham will [more]

Giants hire Jason Garrett as offensive coordinator

Jason Garrett will go from coaching against the Giants twice a year to coaching for them. Garrett has been hired as the Giants’ new offensive coordinator, Ed Werder of ESPN reports. The 53-year-old Garrett spent the last decade as the Cowboys’ head coach and was their offensive coordinator for four years before that. Now he’ll [more]

Report: Cowboys will hire Adam Henry to coach receivers

The Cowboys are closing in on finalizing their coaching staff for 2020. They are expected to hire Adam Henry as receivers coach, Todd Archer of ESPN reports. Henry spoke to the Cowboys this week about the job. Mike McCarthy didn’t retain Sanjay Lal, who had two years remaining on his contract. Henry spent the past [more]

Derrick Henry can be the first rushing leader in the Super Bowl since 2005

It’s not often that the league’s leading rusher gets to the Super Bowl, but Titans running back Derrick Henry can do it this season. After leading the NFL with 1,540 rushing yards in the regular season, Henry is now one Titans win over the Chiefs on Sunday away from getting to the Super Bowl. If [more]

Mike McCarthy on Jason Witten coaching: Conversation for the future

Before the Cowboys played their final game of the 2019 season, tight end Jason Witten said he will make a “pretty quick” decision about whether or not he will play in 2020. Witten did not play in 2018 while serving as a commentator on Monday Night Football, but said that his new post-playing aspiration is [more]

Cowboys hire Al Harris to work with secondary

Mike McCarthy has hired most of his staff, but he still has a handful of openings to fill. The new Cowboys coach confirmed several hires Thursday, including offensive coordinator Kellen Moore, defensive coordinator Mike Nolan and special teams coordinator John Fassel. Former Pro Bowl cornerback Al Harris has joined the staff, too, McCarthy said. McCarthy [more]

Kellen Moore will call plays for the Cowboys

Mike McCarthy called the plays in Green Bay while he doubled as head coach. It was long assumed he would do the same in Dallas. He won’t. McCarthy convinced Kellen Moore to remain as offensive coordinator, and Moore will continue to call the plays. “My plan is for him to be the play caller,” McCarty [more]

Zack Martin had ankle surgery

Cowboys right guard Zack Martin was on injury reports for a variety of reasons during the 2019 season, but never missed a game. One of those injuries landed him in the operating room this week, however. Todd Archer of ESPN.com reports that Martin had ankle surgery on Tuesday. He also dealt with elbow and back [more]

Larry Warford added to NFC Pro Bowl team

The number of Saints heading to the Pro Bowl keeps on rising. Seven players were initially selected to the team and last week saw left guard Andrus Peat and tight end Jared Cook added to the roster as injury replacements. Right guard Larry Warford is the latest addition to the group. Warford was named to [more]

Jason Garrett interviewing for Giants offensive coordinator today

Jason Garrett may remain in the NFC East. Garrett, who was head coach of the Cowboys for the last decade, is currently at the Giants’ facility interviewing to become their next offensive coordinator, according to NFL Network. The 53-year-old Garrett was hired as the Cowboys’ offensive coordinator in 2007 and replaced Wade Phillips as head [more]

Skip Peete heading to Dallas as running backs coach

The Cowboys have found another new assistant coach, though he’s not new to them. According to Lindsay Thiry of ESPN.com, former Rams running backs coach Skip Peete is being hired for the same job in Dallas. The Rams let Peete go this offseason in a reworking of Sean McVay’s staff. Their running game wasn’t as [more]

Drew Pearson angry about exclusion from Centennial Class

The Pro Football Hall of Fame and the NFL Network turned the reveal of the Hall’s Centennial Class into a two-hour television show Wednesday morning. And while that might have helped their ratings, it didn’t sit well with at least one of the guys who wasn’t named. Via video from Jonah Javad of WFAA, former [more]

Bobby Dillon, Cliff Harris, Duke Slater, Mac Speedie, Ed Sprinkle make Hall of Fame

The Pro Football Hall of Fame chose to have a Centennial Class in 2020 in honor of the NFL’s 100th season and the full list of inductees was announced on Wednesday. Ten members of the group were former players who were Seniors candidates. As previously noted, that group included Donnie Shell, Alex Karras, Winston Hill, [more]

Cowboys hire former Giants tight ends coach

There’s coaching movement within the NFC East, but not the big name some wondered about. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Cowboys are hiring Giants tight ends coach Lunda Wells. Wells has been with the Giants the last eight seasons, the last two as tight ends coach. He was their assistant offensive line coach [more]

Troy Aikman hopes Jimmy Johnson gets into team’s Ring of Honor

Former Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman was clearly emotional — as plenty of people were — as he watched coach Jimmy Johnson learn the news he was named to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on live television Sunday. He hopes there’s another, more local celebration in the future. Via the Dallas Morning News, Aikman said [more]

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