Archive for January 14th, 2016

Report: Tom Coughlin withdraws name from consideration for Eagles head coaching job

January 14th, 2016 by Sam Shipley | Comments Off on Report: Tom Coughlin withdraws name from consideration for Eagles head coaching job | Filed in Eagles, Football, NFL

 

Earlier this morning reports were coming out that the Eagles and former New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin were potentially getting close on a deal. That has all changed now.

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Coughlin has withdrawn his name from the Eagles head coaching search. Schefter states that it was “not the right fit”.

The news is kind of alarming for the Eagles because this is yet another candidate who has chosen not to take the head coaching job. ESPN’s Dan Graziano reports that he was told Coughlin had concerns about the Eagles job, including who the offensive coordinator would be.

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Report: Eagles set to meet with Tom Coughlin for second time today

January 14th, 2016 by Sam Shipley | Comments Off on Report: Eagles set to meet with Tom Coughlin for second time today | Filed in Eagles, Football, NFL

The Philadelphia Eagles have been with out a head coach since firing Chip Kelly on December 29th, however, that may be changing soon.

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com the Eagles are set to meet with former New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin for a second time today.

ESPN’s Adam Schefter was the first to report the news this morning that the Eagles were “turning their attention to Coughlin”. With Adam Gase, Hue Jackson, and Ben McAdoo off of the board, there doesn’t seem to be many options left for the Eagles based off of the candidates they interviewed.

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