Latest Pat Shurmur News

Chiefs coordinator Bieniemy once again hot coach commodity

Jan. 20, 2022 14:37 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Doug Pederson lasted five seasons in Philadelphia and Matt Nagy just four in Chicago before they ultimately were fired. That hasn't diminished the interest teams have in Andy Reid's offensive coordinators. Passed over several times for head...

Denver Broncos' head coach search starts out in the Midwest

Jan. 14, 2022 17:08 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos began their search for Vic Fangio's replacement in the Midwest, meeting with Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn ahead of their trip to Green Bay. Broncos general manager George Paton and a team of executives were meeting...

Giants co-owner John Mara says past season was his low point

Jan. 12, 2022 17:26 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The low point in New York Giants co-owner John Mara’s more than 30-year association with the franchise was seeing the team's struggles in a four-win season that led to the retirement of general manager Dave Gettleman and the firing of coach Joe Judge. ...

Giants fire Joe Judge as coach after 10-23 record in 2 years

Jan. 11, 2022 19:25 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have cleaned house, firing coach Joe Judge a day after general manager Dave Gettleman retired. The Giants announced the move late Tuesday afternoon, ending speculation that the owners planned to hire a new general manager and let him...

Dave Gettleman out as Giants GM, says he is retiring

Jan. 10, 2022 16:58 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dave Gettleman knew exactly what the struggling New York Giants needed in taking over as general manager in late 2017. The four-time Super Bowl champions needed some “hog mollies,” those big, mean road graders who opened holes for the running backs...

Denver Broncos fire coach Vic Fangio after 3 losing seasons

Jan. 09, 2022 17:42 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Broncos are looking for a new head coach to lead them out of a six-year playoff drought and a half decade of losing seasons that marks the most protracted plunge by a Super Bowl champion in NFL history. The Broncos fired Vic Fangio after he went 19-30 over...

Fangio's future in Denver in limbo after another losing year

Jan. 08, 2022 22:31 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Down a touchdown late in a meaningless game — for Denver, anyway — coach Vic Fangio decided to send out the field goal unit on fourth-and-long from the 13. The crowd voiced its displeasure, at least the fans who showed up. There were nearly 15,000 no-shows...

Broncos' Drew Lock focuses on Chiefs, not on his future

Jan. 05, 2022 19:43 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Long snapper Jacob Bobenmoyer cut a lonely figure at the Denver Broncos practice on Wednesday with both kicker Brandon McManus and punter Sam Martin on the reserve/COVID-19 list. The Broncos (7-9) expect both of their specialists to come off the virus list...

Broncos have never fixed their shortcomings under Vic Fangio

Jan. 03, 2022 19:29 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Coach Vic Fangio staunchly defended his embattled coordinators Pat Shurmur and Tom McMahon during the Broncos' bye week, saying he needed to help them fix the multitude of maladies that were threatening to derail Denver's once promising season. No repairs...

The end of the tunnel for Giants: '21 season finally ending

Jan. 03, 2022 16:49 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants' season can't get over fast enough. A campaign that started with the hope second-year coach Joe Judge and his team would build off a six-win first season and get back to the playoffs for the first time since 2016 has turned into a...