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Cowboys and Mike Zimmer agree on a reunion as defensive coordinator

Feb. 12, 2024 22:27 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys have settled on a coaching reunion by deciding to bring back Mike Zimmer as defensive coordinator to replace Dan Quinn. Zimmer is rejoining the Cowboys 18 years after serving in the same role for Dallas. He later spent eight years as...

AP NFL Coach of the Year

Feb. 08, 2024 21:53 PM EST

The NFL Coach of the Year named by The Associated Press which is selected by a nationwide panel of media: 2023 — Kevin Stefanski, Cleveland 2022 — Brian Daboll, New York Giants 2021 — Mike Vrabel, Tennessee 2020 — Kevin Stefanski,...

Washington Commanders hiring Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Dan Quinn as coach, AP sources say

Feb. 01, 2024 13:40 PM EST

The Washington Commanders have an agreement with Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Dan Quinn to hire him as coach, according to two people with knowledge of the decision. The people spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday because the team had not yet...

NFL reaches 'major milestone' with record 9 minority head coaches in place for the 2024 season

Jan. 26, 2024 19:50 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The National Football League has urged teams for years to hire more minority head coaches. That mission finally seems to be paying off. Four minority head coaches have been hired this year — Atlanta’s Raheem Morris, New England’s Jerod...

Panthers agree to terms with Bucs offensive coordinator Dave Canales to become their next head coach

Jan. 25, 2024 21:51 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dave Canales will attempt to do what Frank Reich and Matt Rhule before him could not: turn around the struggling Carolina Panthers. The NFL’s worst team agreed to terms with Canales, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator, to become their head coach...

Adam Peters takes over as Commanders GM. His first task is to hire a coach

Jan. 16, 2024 15:48 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Adam Peters is already at work trying to find the next Washington Commanders coach, the first task for the team's new general manager in what he believes is “not a total rebuild.” A group led by Peters and controlling owner Josh Harris is expected to hire a...

Commanders make it official, hire 49ers executive Adam Peters as general manager

Jan. 15, 2024 20:16 PM EST

Adam Peters is the new general manager of the Washington Commanders, with the team making the hire agreed to last week official Monday. A person with knowledge of the move told The Associated Press on Friday that the team had a deal in place with the San Francisco 49ers assistant GM...

Washington Commanders hiring 49ers executive Adam Peters as general manager, AP source says

Jan. 12, 2024 12:18 PM EST

The Washington Commanders have an agreement in place to hire San Francisco 49ers executive Adam Peters as their new general manager, according to a person with knowledge of the move. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Friday because the team had not...

Bill Belichick is out in New England, so what's next for the 6-time Super Bowl champion?

Jan. 11, 2024 14:17 PM EST

Now that Bill Belichick is out as coach of the New England Patriots after 24 seasons, the question turns to where will the six-time Super Bowl champion go next. The 71-year-old Belichick needs just 15 wins to surpass Don Shula's all-time record of 347 in the regular season and...

Eric Bieniemy's future is uncertain as the Commanders look for their next coach

Jan. 09, 2024 12:24 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Eric Bieniemy went to Washington in part to run an offense under a defensive-minded coach and show what he could do away from Andy Reid and Patrick Mahomes. That defensive-minded coach is gone, and now it looks like Bieniemy's calculated risk did not work out. ...