Posts Tagged ‘Scott Linehan’
Posted: Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Baltimore Ravens, Bernard Pierce, Dallas Cowboys, Dez Bryant, Gary Kubiak, Jamaal Charles, Joe Flacco, Kansas City Chiefs, Knile Davis, Ray Rice, Scott Linehan, Torrey Smith
In today’s Three and Out: Jamaal Charles could have a lighter load this season while the Ravens could do a little more running.
Posted: Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 | Marcas Grant Tags: Three and out, Aaron Dobson, Baltimore Ravens, Bill Callahan, Dallas Cowboys, Danny Amendola, DeMarco Murray, Dennis Pitta, Dez Bryant, Gary Kubiak, Julian Edelman, New England Patriots, Scott Linehan, Tom Brady, Tony Romo
Cowboys hire Linehan to call plays: Never being a group to shy away from out-of-the-box ideas, the Dallas Cowboys have hired former Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan to call plays. But there’s a twist — the Cowboys are also retaining Bill Callahan to be the team’s offensive coordinator. Linehan spent the past five seasons leading the Lions’ offense and turned them into a top 10 outfit over the past three campaigns. While life in Detroit has centered on the passing game, Linehan has had some success running the football in the past. In 2002-03, his Minnesota Vikings were in the top five in rushing yards. The biggest issue could be a divergence of opinion among the team’s braintrust in how to operate […]
Posted: Wednesday, September 1st, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Detroit Lions, Jahvid Best, Kevin Smith, Michael Lombardi, Scott Linehan
If you are not high on Jahvid Best by now, you may have already missed the boat.
Posted: Tuesday, August 10th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: 2010 Training Camps, Brandon Pettigrew, Detroit Lions, Matthew Stafford, Nate Burleson, Scott Linehan, Tony Scheffler
Much has been made of the offseason acquisitions by the Detroit Lions, and the addition of Tony Scheffler may be the most unheralded.
Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Darren Sproles, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Jacksonville Jaguars, Jahvid Best, LaDainian Tomlinson, Mike Wallace, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ryan Mathews, San Diego Chargers, Scott Linehan, Tim Tebow
New Broncos QB Tim Tebow brings increased ticket sales. Just not to his own team.
Posted: Sunday, March 14th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Detroit Lions, San Francisco 49ers, Scott Linehan, Shaun Hill
The Lions acquired QB Shaun Hill from the San Francisco 49ers in exchange for a seventh-round pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, reports The Sacramento Bee, citing league sources.
Posted: Thursday, January 28th, 2010 | Jason Feller Tags: 2010 Senior Bowl, Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Kevin Smith, Matthew Stafford, Scott Linehan
Matthew Stafford, the No. 1 overall pick in last year’s draft, did not post impressive statistics, but what he did do was provide the downtrodden club with some hope.
Posted: Wednesday, January 21st, 2009 | Jim Loftus Tags: Brian Schottenheimer, Jedd Fisch, Jeremy Bates, Rob Chudszinski, Scott Linehan
After interviewing for the Lions’ offensive coordinator job Monday, former Broncos wide receivers coach Jedd Fisch accepted a multi-year deal to become the offensive coordinator at the University of Minnesota.
Posted: Tuesday, January 20th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Scott Linehan, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Tampa Tribune is reporting that Scott Linehan is a candidate to be the Buccaneers’ offensive coordinator. Linehan is one of a handful of candidates that the paper is reporting includes Chiefs offensive coordinator Chan Gailey, Browns offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski and Eagles quarterbacks coach Pat Shurmur. Linehan, however, does not seem to be in a hurry to make a decision.
Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2009 | Jim Loftus Tags: Rob Chudzinski, San Francisco 49ers, Scott Linehan
As some teams narrow their head-coaching search, the 49ers are doing the same with their hunt for an offensive coordinator. Former Rams head coach Scott Linehan is scheduled to interview with the 49ers for a second time today.
Posted: Thursday, January 8th, 2009 | Jim Loftus Tags: Rod Chudzinski, San Francisco 49ers, Scott Linehan
The 49ers will interview former St. Louis coach Scott Linehan and former Browns offensive coordinator Rod Chudzinski for its vacant offensive coordinator position.
Posted: Tuesday, September 30th, 2008 | Jim Loftus Tags: Oakland Raiders, Scott Linehan, Tom Cable
Some things are so good they can’t be made up. This is one.
In the most ironic and fun factoid of the week, new Raiders head coach Tom Cable was a teammate and protected quarterback Scott Linehan at the University of Idaho in the 1980s.
Posted: Monday, September 29th, 2008 | Jim Loftus Tags: Jim Haslett, Scott Linehan, St. Louis Rams
So the Rams got on the board first, coming up with one more firing than victory. They fired Scott Linehan very early this morning — maybe even late Sunday night — and appointed Jim Haslett as the interim head coach.
Posted: Monday, September 29th, 2008 | Jim Loftus Tags: Scott Linehan, St. Louis Rams
The St. Louis Rams have fired Scott Linehan as head coach and chosen defensive coordinator Jim Haslett as their interim head coach.
Posted: Sunday, September 28th, 2008 | Jim Loftus Tags: Lane Kiffin, Scott Linehan
Rarely are head coaches fired this early in the season. In fact, since 1970, it has happened only five times, and not once since 1989, when Raiders owner Al Davis fired his head coach Mike Shanahan after the team started 1-3.