By Cam Inman | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: February 5, 2019 at 11:41 am | UPDATED: February 5, 2019 at 11:45 am SANTA CLARA — Wes Welker, who led the NFL in receptions three times during his New England Patriots tenure, is reportedly joining the 49ers coaching staff. Welker’s role, likely as a receivers coach, has yet to be announced or confirmed by the 49ers. His hiring was first reported Tuesday by the Houston Chronicle’s John McClain. Welker, 37, retired from his 12-year career after the 2015 season, and he spent the past two years as a Houston Texans assistant. He reportedly interviewed this past month with the 49ers and Green Bay Packers. Welker made five Pro Bowls and earned four All-Pro honors during a career that saw him play with the San Diego Chargers (2004), Miami Dolphins (2004-06), Patriots (2007-12), Denver Broncos (2013-14) and St. Louis Rams (2015). He totaled 903 receptions for 9,924 yards and 50 touchdowns while … [Read more...] about Report: 49ers add Wes Welker to coaching staff
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Chelsea Howard Omnisport @CDH16 Updated at 11:46 a.m. ET Updated at 11:46 a.m. ET Rams coach Sean McVay will be without one key member of his staff as Los Angeles takes the field against the Patriots in Super Bowl 53 on Sunday. Ted Rath is the Rams' director of strength training and performance who also is known as McVay's personal sideline spotter or "get-back" coach. He makes sure McVay stays out of the way of the referees. He did not make the trip to the Super Bowl due to medical reasons as he's recovering from a recent procedure. "It's tough because he's such a great competitor and he's so instrumental in us getting here," McVay said earlier this week of Rath (via NFL.com) "We love him. I know the players and coaches miss him when he's not here with us, but he's with us in spirit. He's done a great job of helping us get to this point and he knows that." … [Read more...] about Super Bowl 53: Rams coach Sean McVay will be without his personal sideline spotter
By Aaron Wilson, Houston Chronicle Updated 11:31 am CST, Tuesday, January 29, 2019 PHOTOS: Contract situation for each Texans player headed into the 2019 offseason Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing (56) gathers his teammates together before an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers at NRG Stadium on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Houston. ( Brett Coomer / Houston Chronicle ) >>>Browse through the gallery to see contract situations for each Texans player headed into the 2019 offseason ... less PHOTOS: Contract situation for each Texans player headed into the 2019 offseason Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing (56) gathers his teammates together before an NFL football game against the San ... more Photo: Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle Photo: Brett … [Read more...] about Texans add Brian Cushing to strength and conditioning, coaching staff
The Associated Press Updated 3:00 pm CST, Tuesday, January 15, 2019 The coaching staffs of the Los Angeles Chargers and Dallas Cowboys have been selected to lead the Pro Bowl teams. Anthony Lynn and his Chargers' staff will coach the AFC team while Jason Garrett and his Cowboys' staff coach the NFC team. The Chargers finished 12-4 in the regular season and lost to the Patriots 41-28 in the divisional round on Sunday. The NFC East champion Cowboys were 10-6 in the regular season and were defeated 30-22 by the Rams on Saturday night. Each team also will have two "Legends Captains" — one offensive and one defensive. Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly (offense) and linebacker DeMarcus Ware (defense) will lead the AFC. Hall of Famers Emmitt Smith (offense) and Brian Urlacher (defense) will lead the NFC. The Pro Bowl is Sunday, Jan. 27, in Orlando, Florida. ___ Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn watches from the sideline during the first half of an NFL … [Read more...] about Chargers, Cowboys coaching staffs to lead Pro Bowl teams
Jan 14, 4:13 PM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Sports By Alex Perry 01/14/19 AT 4:13 PM After the Dallas Cowboys went from 3-5 to division champs and won a playoff game, it seemed unthinkable for the team to shake up the coaching staff too much. Head coach Jason Garrett is reportedly safe, but what about his assistants, namely offensive coordinator Scott Linehan?In a radio interview with 105.3 The Fan on Monday, Garrett may have disappointed some Cowboys fans by declaring that Linehan will return next season. Garrett expected the Cowboys’ entire coaching staff to remain for the 2019 season.“We're 36 hours after the ballgame but we're going to keep trying to grow as a staff and as a football team,” Garrett told 105.3 The Fan. “We'll evaluate what we did and just keep trying to get better." Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys talks with assistant coach Scott Linehan during the second half … [Read more...] about Cowboys Rumors: After Rams Loss, Will Jason Garrett Make Changes To Coaching Staff?