Ron Rivera continues overnight overhaul of Washington roster
When Landon Collins joined Washington in 2019, he told friends something needed to change. Since Ron Rivera took over as coach and head of football operations on New Year's Day 2020, he has entirely remade the team in his image. Just 18 players brought in by the previous regime led by former president Bruce Allen and coach Jay Gruden are part of Washington’s initial 53-man roster — a quick and substantial overhaul even in a league full of turnover.news.yahoo.com
Washington beaten by Panthers, fails to clinch NFC East
Haskins' failed second chance coupled with a special teams blunder and defensive miscues added up to Washington blowing its first chance to clinch the NFC East by losing to the Carolina Panthers 20-13 on Sunday. With Christian McCaffrey out again, Curtis Samuel had five catches for 106 yards and was the Panthers' leading rusher with 52 yards on seven carries. 2 pick forced Bridgewater to fumble on a sack in Washington territory early in the third quarter to prevent Carolina from putting up even more points. Washington: Played without top WR Terry McLaurin, who couldn't keep gutting through a nagging ankle injury. Washington: Gets another chance to win the NFC East next Sunday at Philadelphia.
NFL Week 11: Head Coaches Hot Seat Rankings
Single wins are probably not enough to turn down the heat on any of these head coaches. Here are the Hot Seat Ratings for all 31 remaining head coaches. ICE TUB (16) These are head coaches who have zero concerns about job security, as they wake up this morning. Mike Zimmer, MINOne of the "rocks" of the head coaching fraternity, you know what you get when Zimmer is the head coach (and it's mostly good). Ron Rivera, CARAnother head coach where the handling of the absence of the incumbent starting QB may have extended his window as head coach for another five years.houstonpress.com
Rating The Hot Seat Of Every NFL Head Coach Where Does Bill O'Brien Stand?
On the betonline,ag odd board last week, Bill O'Brien and Dan Quinn were listed as tied with the second shortest odds to be the first NFL head coach fired, a4 odds of 4/1. Check this out:Every week on Jay Gruden's show he is given the "Bob's Discount Furniture Hot Seat Challenge." Now, Jay Gruden may be the first NFL head coach fired in 2019, but he is most certainly not the last. So, with Gruden off the board, what's the heat level on the "hot seat" of the other 31 head coaches. Bill O'Brien, HOUYes, I have O'Brien on a seat at about the heat level of a nice late October evening in Texas.houstonpress.com
Washington Redskins fire head coach Jay Gruden
(CNN) - Jay Gruden is out as head coach of the Washington Redskins. Gruden was fired Monday, according to NFL.com, after the team's 0-5 start to the season. "Through the first five games of the 2019 season, the team has clearly not performed up to expectations, and we all share in that responsibility," according to a statement Monday from the Redskins. The Redskins were smacked by the New England Patriots -- the current Super Bowl champion -- 33-7 on Sunday. Gruden was in the middle of his sixth season coaching the team and had compiled a 35-49-1 record, according to Bleacher Report.
NFL Week 5 This Weekend's Best Bets
Four weeks into the NFL season, this has become a gambling ritual betting on who the first NFL head coach will be to be relieved of his duties in 2019. Not sure how good a head coach he is, but it would be a popular choice initially. Mike GundyThe offensively minded head coach of a Big XII, with a killer mullet, to boot? Patriots -15 over REDSKINSWhen asked who his starting quarterback would be this week, Gruden apparently answered "We don't have a starting quarterback." LAST WEEK: 2-4SEASON NFL ATS RECORD: 14-10 (58.3 percent)Listen to Sean Pendergast on SportsRadio 610 from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. weekdays.houstonpress.com