College coach: Jimmy Garoppolo is Marino-esq

College coach: Jimmy Garoppolo is Marino-esq

The New England Patriots will rest their hope for the first four games on unproven quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (A 2-2 record would be my worst [and best] case scenario), but in the mind of his former college coach Dino Babers (now at Syracuse), Jimmy’s got this. Babers, who coached Garoppolo during his junior and senior years at Eastern Illinois, heaped praise […]

Jack Del Rio on Dennis Green: A real trailblazer

Jack Del Rio on Dennis Green: A real trailblazer

As an outpouring of condolences and praise after news of the sudden passing of former Vikings and Cardinals head coach Dennis Green, Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio released a statement reflecting on his time in Minnesota with Green, who died Thursday night at the age of 67: “Dennis Green created an outstanding environment […]

Mike Tomlin hints at more 2-point conversions in 2016

Mike Tomlin hints at more 2-point conversions in 2016

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin is looking to best an NFL record of eight successful two point conversions in 2015, telling the Mike and Mike show that he’s in line with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s assessment that going two on every TD is a definite possibility. “Our comfort with pursuing it is steeped in our preparation […]

Analyst: Jack Del Rio poised for coach of the year in 2016

Analyst: Jack Del Rio poised for coach of the year in 2016

In addition to the very early projection of winning the AFC West title in 2016, NFL Network analyst Elliott Harrison differed from Chris Canty (Mike Zimmer) and Jamie Dukes (Bruce Arians) during a segment called ‘Way too early NFL honors’ in choosing Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio to lead the pack as the lofty “Coach of the […]

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