NFL Rumors: Gus Bradley, 49ers, Jets, Vikings
- Tom Pelissero of NFL.com stories that Chargers defensive coordinator Gus Bradley signed only a one-year contract with Los Angeles this offseason, which suggests he’ll now have a possibility to interview for notable vacancies.
- One risk price maintaining a tally of for Bradley may very well be the Seahawks within the occasion some group hires defensive coordinator Kris Richard as their head coach.
49ers HC Kyle Shanahan talked about that there’s “little question” defensive coordinator Robert Saleh might be again with the group subsequent 12 months.
“Yeah, there’s no doubt about that,” Shanahan tells Matt Maiocco of NBC Bay Area. “Robert has been nice. I feel he’s gotten higher all year long, and I feel he’ll be even higher subsequent 12 months. Robert has an important future forward of him. And I really feel very lucky that he’s the coordinator for the Niners.”
Jets impending free agent CB Morris Claiborne says he’s hoping to be again with the group subsequent 12 months.
“I hope to be again right here,” Claiborne informed Newsday. “That’s my plan, that’s what I need to do. I prefer it right here. I just like the teaching employees, the trainers, I like the whole lot concerning the Jets group, since I’ve been right here. It’s been nothing however love. I might quite go nowhere else, I might quite keep right here.”
Claiborne additionally mentioned he’s hoping HC Todd Bowles will return for the 2018 season.
“If it was as much as me, my opinion on it, Todd can be the man,” Claiborne mentioned. “As far as I do know, he would be the man, so I like Todd and I like the whole lot that he stands for. I like his defensive scheme and the way in which he goes by the top teaching job and I like the whole lot about it.”
- Jason La Canfora stories that the Vikings are among the many groups that would find yourself dropping a number of coaches through the upcoming teaching cycle.
- According to La Canfora, Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur is predicted to generate an excellent quantity of curiosity from NFL groups within the coming weeks and may very well be the highest offensive coach obtainable outdoors of Patriots OC Josh McDaniels.
- Meanwhile, Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards additionally is extremely considered and will interview for positions.