Matt Rhule characterizes Panthers head coaching tenure as a ‘purifying fire’

USATSI Matt Rhule’s tenure in Carolina didn’t last as long as both sides had hoped it would when the organization inked him to a seven-year deal in 2020. Just five weeks through Year 3 of that contract, the head coach found himself ousted by owner David Tepper after a 1-4 start to last season. Rhule … Read more

NFL coaching diversity program participants relish exposure to decision-makers

Matt Daniels acknowledged feeling “just a tad bit” of butterflies when he sat down earlier this week for speed-dating-style meetings with NFL owners and executives as part of the league’s strategy for developing more diversity in the coaching ranks. With just one season on his résumé as Minnesota Vikings special teams coordinator, the 33-year-old Daniels … Read more

Eagles’ Brian Johnson makes a list of 7 coordinators who will be 2024 head coaching candidates

Philadelphia has had one of the NFL’s most diverse staff for years, and this spring, one of their youngest assistants will participate in an accelerated coaching program. The Coach Accelerator aims to increase exposure between owners, executives, and diverse coaching talent, providing ample opportunity to develop and build upon their relationships. In a change to the nomination … Read more