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Six years. Six different defensive coordinators. Zero playoff appearances. Dennis Allen has accepted the most dangerous coaching job in the NFL: Denver Broncos defensive coordinator. Larry Coyer, Jim Bates, Bob Slowik, Mike Nolan, and Wink Martindale didn’t get another year to fix their mistakes. For one reason or another (Coyer was fired after several years [...]

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Published on 01/26/2011 at Wed Jan 26 15:59.   8 Comments
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On Sunday, it was reported that former Eagles defensive coordinator Sean McDermott was in contract talks with the Denver Broncos.  He then signed with the Carolina Panthers. Then on Monday, Green Bay’s Mike Trgovac and former NFL Head Coach Jim Mora were thrust into the conversation.  The Packers Defensive line coach, Trgovac, will not be [...]

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Published on 01/19/2011 at Wed Jan 19 08:38.   32 Comments
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The Denver Post is reporting that the two sides are close to an agreement on Jim Mora Jr. becoming the newest defensive coordinator in Denver.  This would fill the largest hole in John Fox’s coaching team shortly after announcing the first 8 filled positions on his staff. Mora Jr. flew to Denver Monday evening to [...]

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Published on 01/18/2011 at Tue Jan 18 08:17.   10 Comments
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The Carolina Panthers have named former Eagles defensive coordinator Sean McDermott their defensive coordinator, putting to rest the rumors that he’d be joining the Denver Broncos. Two other potential candidates have now emerged.  The Denver Post’s Lindsay Jones is reporting that the Broncos may be targeting Green Bay’s Defensive Line coach, Mike Trgovac who worked under [...]

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Published on 01/17/2011 at Mon Jan 17 20:10.   11 Comments
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The Denver Broncos have announced the initial hiring of the 2011 John Fox coaching staff, filling 8 positions within the organization.  As expected the team kept holdovers in Mike McCoy and Eric Studesville along with 4 others from the previous regime with some jostling in titles.  Here is the coaching roster thus far: Head Coach [...]

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Published on 01/17/2011 at Mon Jan 17 13:53.   21 Comments
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I just mused in the comments section that the Philadelphia Eagles just made their defensive coordinator Sean McDermott available, cutting him loose after his defense held the Green Bay Packers (who beat the white hot Atlanta Falcons 48-21 last night) to just 21 points in last week’s playoff game. Now our friend, the NFL Network’s [...]

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Published on 01/16/2011 at Sun Jan 16 08:51.   50 Comments
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As news of the Broncos hiring Josh McDaniels as Head Coach continues to hit the streets late Sunday night, one thing is still uncertain – who will be the team’s next defensive coordinator? In the few hours following the news breaking, three separate reports state that McDaniels will hire three different coaches as defensive coordinator. [...]

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Published on 01/11/2009 at Sun Jan 11 22:31.   82 Comments
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