Sunday January 20, 2013
Tampa Bay: Cowboys' tight ends coach John Garrett has accepted the receivers job with Tampa per Rick Stroud.
Florida: Sources tell us South Carolina defensive line coach Brad Lawing has accepted the same position on Will Muschamp's staff.
Philadelphis Eagles: Adam Schefter reports that Chip Kelly's agreement is 5 years at about $6.5 million per ($32.5 million total). Kelly was making about $3.5 million at Oregon.
Philadelphia Eagles: Sources tell us Mike Dawson will join Chip Kelly's staff in a defensive quality control role. Dawson is a former defensive coordinator at New Hampshire, special teams coordinator at Boston College, linebackers coach at Arkon, etc...
College of Mount St. Joseph (D-III - OH): Sources tell us LaSalle High School (Cincinnati) head coach Tom Grippa will join Rod Huber's staff as offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach. We hear current offensive coordinator Steve Barrows will join the staff at McKendree (D-II - IL), likely as defensive coordinator.
Carolina Panthers: Former Titans running backs coach Jim Skipper will join the Panthers' staff in the same capacity.
Arizona Cardinals: Todd McNair will reportedly join the staff as running backs coach.
Chicago Bears: Defensive backs coach Jon Hoke will return.
Buffalo Bills: Pat Morris has been hired as offensive line coach for the Bills. Morris coached the offensive line for the Bucs in the 2011 season and previously has coached with the 49ers, Vikings and Lions.
Philadelphia Eagles: Sources tell us Boston College linebackers coach Bill McGovern will join Chip Kelly's staff with the Eagles. Sources also tell us former Buffalo Bills receivers coach Bob Bicknell will join Chip's staff. Adam Schefter adds that former Browns head coach Pat Shurmur is expected to join the staff as well, likely as offensive coordinator. Will update...
West Virginia Wesleyan (D-II): Sources tell us Arizona intern Mike Chamoures has accepted the offensive coordinator role at West Virginia Wesleyan.
Montana: Kade Rannings has been added to the staff as tight ends / video coordinator. Rannings had been on staff at Colgate the past five seasons.
Oregon: Offensive coordinator Mark Helfrich will be named head coach later today. Receivers coach Scott Frost will reportedly be promoted to offensive coordinator.
New England Patriots: Senior football adviser Floyd Reese is not expected back with the team in 2013 according to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com