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
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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?
By Rich Hammond | [email protected] | Orange County RegisterPUBLISHED: August 2, 2018 at 6:43 pm | UPDATED: August 2, 2018 at 6:43 pm IRVINE — The ram, by its nature, lowers its head to strike a foe. That’s still fine up in the mountains, but the football Rams must keep their horns up on the field this season. The NFL, in the quiet of conference rooms, has made it clear that the helmet is not a weapon, and that offenders will be penalized and possibly ejected in 2018. Players no longer can drop their heads to deliver helmet-first blows. The issue is how clearly that decree will be translated on the field this season. As part of an annual training-camp tour, four officials visited with Rams players on Wednesday night at UC Irvine. The crew, led by referee Craig Wrolstad, showed an 11-minute video and answered questions about new rules, including the new helmet rule that some fear will turn games into penalty-flag festivals. Sign up for Home Turf and get exclusive stories … [Read more...] about Rams will have to use their heads, and not tackle with them, to avoid penalties in 2018
By Vincent Bonsignore | [email protected] | Daily NewsPUBLISHED: July 17, 2018 at 11:36 am | UPDATED: July 17, 2018 at 11:36 am With training camp just over a week away and the imposing Rams gaining steam as a popular pick to reach the Super Bowl, it’s not hard to envision next week being the start of a magical journey. But we all know the fine line separating potential from reality. And for the latter to come to fruition, the Rams need more than just the obvious faces of their franchise to deliver in 2018. So with all due respect to Jared Goff and Todd Gurley and Brandin Cooks and Aaron Donald and Marcus Peters and Aqib Talib and Ndamukong Suh, here are three lesser-known players who will play major roles in deciding just how high the Rams’ ceiling will be this year. OLB SAMSON EBUKAM The Rams’ decision to devote financial resources to upgrade at cornerback with Peters and Talib and the defensive line with Suh meant parting ways with some key veterans at other … [Read more...] about Bonsignore: 3 lesser-known Rams who need to have big years to fulfill team’s Super Bowl goals
1 of 3 View 3 Items Monica Gibb The BYU men's rugby team plays the CSU Rams in Provo on April 8, 2017. Related Links BYU rugby successfully defends national title Former BYU football player Paul Lasike brings unique experiences together as leader of Utah Warriors, USA Rugby PROVO — BYU’s men’s rugby players were caught off guard recently when the entire coaching staff resigned abruptly. Head coach David Smyth and assistant coach Wayne Tarawhiti, who helped lead the Cougars to national championships in 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015, decided to step down and announced it to their players in a team meeting. “I was shocked,” said center Jacob McKay. Meanwhile, the search for a new coaching staff is underway. Smyth had been guiding the Cougar rugby program since 1990. “Last week, our coaches all called us into a meeting. Only five or six of us showed up because I think everyone’s gone for summer … [Read more...] about BYU’s rugby coaching staff resigns abruptly; search for new coach underway