Results matching “Sundquist”

Report: Titans closing in on Jon Robinson as new GM

The Tennessee Titans appear close to filling their general manager vacancy.According to Jason La Canfora of, the Titans’ search is closing in on Tampa Bay Buccaneers director of player personnel Jon Robinson as the successor to the fired Ruston Webster.An announcement could come as early as Thursday.Robinson has spent just the last two seasons [more]

Ted Sundquist and Marc Ross interview with Titans

The Titans interviewed their second former NFL General Manager as they search for Ruston Webster’s replacement continued on Thursday.The team announced that former Broncos General Manager Ted Sundquist completed an interview with the team. Former Lions General Manager Martin Mayhew was the first candidate to speak with the team this week.Sundquist started working for the [more]

2016 NFL coach and G.M. changes tracker

Cleveland BrownsFired head coach Mike Pettine and general manager Ray Farmer. Browns Owner Jimmy Haslam announced Sashi Brown has been promoted from general counsel to executive vice president of football operations. With this move, Haslam said the team will prioritize hiring a head coach before a general manager; the new GM will answer to Brown. [more]

Saturday morning one-liners

The Dolphins’ starting offense hasn’t been very productive in the preseason.Undrafted rookie receiver Ryan Spadola is trying to show he can help the Jets on offense and on special teams.Bills linebacker Jerry Hughes was sharp in Buffalo’s Friday night win vs. Minnesota.The Patriots’ pass rush produced in the win vs. Tampa Bay on Friday.Former Broncos G.M. [more]

Tuesday morning one-liners

Justin Rogers has quickly become one of the most-experienced Bills cornerbacks.Can the Dolphins challenge for the AFC East title?Breaking down the Patriots roster by age gives you an average of 25.3 years old across the roster.Former NFL G.M. Ted Sundquist says that Jets G.M. John Idzik needs to forge an identity for the organization.Ravens S [more]

Woody Johnson told GM applicant he didn’t want Tebow

The notion that Jets owner Woddy Johnson was driving the Tim Tebow train has become widely accepted, partly through the words that have fallen out of Johnson’s own mouthBut that’s not what Johnson told at least one of his general manager candidates, saying the unused backup quarterback was “forced” on him.According to Rich Cimini of [more]

Marc Ross withdraws from Jets G.M. contention

The list of candidates for the New York Jets general manager job has apparently shrunk by one.According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, New York Giants director of college scouting Marc Ross has pulled his name out of contention for the job.Ross reportedly interviewed for the job last week before deciding he didn’t [more]

The sort-of daily coaching/G.M. update

[Editor’s note:  We embarked on this effort a week ago, hoping to do a daily update of all coaching and G.M. vacancies.  Lately, I’ve been forgetting to do it as often as I’ve been remembering.  If I didn’t own the place, I’d be concerned about my own job becoming vacant.]Arizona Cardinals:  The Cardinals have interviewed [more]

49ers GM choices down to Michael Lombardi, Trent Baalke

San Francisco President Jed York has decided to hire either Trent Baalke or Michael Lombardi as general manager and will reportedly make a decision tonight or tomorrow morning.Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports that although Baalke has always been considered the leading candidate, York has come away impressed after multiple interviews with Lombardi.As we [more]

Niners interviewing Rick Mueller for G.M. job

The “gut” of 49ers owner Jed York continues to direct him toward G.M. candidates who currently aren’t working for other NFL teams.Per a league source, UFL executive Rick Mueller is interviewing for the job.  The team’s potential interest in Mueller was recently reported by Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee.  Mueller’s most recent experience in [more]

Ted Sundquist interviews for Niners’ G.M. job

The San Francisco 49ers have now increased their total of G.M. candidates not currently employed by NFL teams to three.Former Broncos G.M. Ted Sundquist, who currently works for the UFL’s Omaha Nighthawks, interviewed for the job on Thursday, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee.  Sundquist previously served as G.M. of the Denver Broncos [more]

York: 49ers will hire G.M. to hire coach

49ers team president Jed York isn’t wasting any time looking for a general manager.  He’s already reached out to a few people.“You can probably figure out some people we’ve talked to,” York said at his press conference Monday.Jason La Canfora of NFL Network mentioned experienced guys who have done the job before like  Floyd Reese, [more]

Stacked with former NFL players, Omaha hopes to make noise in the UFL

The second UFL season debuts in a week, and the league’s newest team looks the most like an NFL team of any of them.The Omaha Nighthawks, with a roster compiled by former Broncos G.M. Ted Sundquist, have added more and more former NFL players to the roster.  Earlier this week, former Colts and Bucs linebacker [more]