With Mike Vrabel leaving to become the head coach of the Titans, the Texans' new defensive coordinator is their old defensive coordinator. Romeo Crennel will regain the title of Houston's defensive coordinator, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Crennel was previously the Texans' defensive
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee Titans hire Houston Texans defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel as coach.
The four teams in the NFL conference championship games Sunday are among the league’s best at playing defense .
Don Martindale’s only prior experience as a defensive coordinator of an NFL defense as a complete disaster. As coordinator of the Denver Broncos in 2010, Martindale’s defense was the worst in the league in both yards and points allowed per game. The Broncos allowed an average of 390.8 yards per game
Don Martindale wondered if he would ever get a second chance to be an NFL defensive coordinator after his one-and-done disaster with the Denver Broncos in 2010. The Broncos went 4-12 that season and gave up more points (29.4 per game) and yards (390.8) than any team in the league. After working diligently with several […]
Vic Beasley began his NFL career as a defensive end. He will become one again. The Falcons are moving Beasley back to being a full-time defensive lineman, with the linebacker experiment over. “I have re-assessed it,” Falcons coach Dan Quinn told D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution
The coaching staff shakeup in Seattle continued Tuesday as the Seahawks announced the hiring of three new assistants, including both offensive and defensive coordinators. Ken Norton Jr., the team's linebackers coach from 2010-14, rejoins to work under head coach Pete Carroll after serving the past three seasons as defensive coordinator of the Oakland Raiders. Brian […]
With Kris Richard on his way out of Seattle, Ken Norton Jr. is returning to the Seattle Seahawks as the team’s defensive coordinator, the team announced Tuesday.
Ken Norton Jr. didn’t even last a week in San Francisco
Ken Norton Jr. recently signed on to become the 49ers assistant head coach and linebackers coach, but his stay with the team is reportedly shaping up to be a brief one. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that Norton is expected to be the next defensive coordinator for the Seahawks. The Seahawks have not announced […]
There are two strange parts to the story that Ken Norton Jr. is the Seattle Seahawks’ new defensive coordinator. First, Norton accepted a job with the San Francisco 49ers just last week. The Seahawks obviously weren’t worried about those obstacles, because multiple reports (including Alex Rozier of KING-TV in Seattle) on Monday said Norton will […]
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Georgia junior defensive tackle Trenton Thompson is entering the NFL draft despite a decline in production in 2017.