Posts Tagged ‘Brian Schottenheimer’

St.Louis Hires Former Jets OC Brian Schottenheimer to Run Offense

The Rams have a new offensive coordinator, as today new coach Jeff Fisher officially hired former New York Jets OC Brian Schottenheimer to run the teams offense. Schottenheimer was dumped by the Jets at the end of the season, as he and the Jets failed to make the postseason after they dropped their last couple […]

Rams New Coach Fisher Chats with Possible New OC Brian Schottenheimer

Jeff Fisher is meeting Sunday with Brian Schottenheimer to see whether the two sides can make a deal that would give the former New York Jets offensive coordinator the same job in St. Louis, league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Fisher and Schottenheimer both have homes in Tennessee, so the meeting was convenient […]

Former Jets OC Schottenheimer Didn’t Have a Choice To Stay with the Team or Not

Jets offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer informed the team that he would not return for the 2012 season on Tuesday night, but now it appears that the son of Marty didn’t have much of a choice in the matter. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, the Jets informed Schottenheimer to find another job or […]

Former Dolphins Coach Sparano Takes Over For Schottenheimer as Jets OC

Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network reports that former Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano will replace Brian Schottenheimer has the Jets offensive coordinator. Late Tuesday night, the Jets announced that Schottenheimer informed the team that he would not return in 2012. Sparano, 50 has extensive experience as an offensive line coach in the NFL, […]

Jets Announce the Firing of Offensive Coordinator Brian Schottenheimer

The Jets offensive struggles down the stretch which cost the team a shot at the postseason has cost offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer his job. The team announced Tuesday night that Schottenheimer will not return to the team for the 2012 season. Reports are the Jets are bringing in former Miami Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano […]

Jaguars to Chat with Jets OC Brian Schottenheimer About Their Coaching Job

Despite missing the playoffs and the offense taking a lot of the blame, Jets OC Brian Schottenheimer will interview for the Jaguars head coaching vacancy. The interview could occur as early as this week. Schottenheimer is the son of an NFL head coach (Marty Schottenheimer) and has been the Jets’ offensive coordinator since 2006. Prior […]

Santonio Holmes Criticizes Offensive Line

New York Jets WR Santonio Holmes is again blaming the offensive line for the Jets offensive struggles. “I may be criticized again for saying it, but I think it starts up front, and the big guys know it,” Holmes said. “If they give Mark enough time to sit in the pocket and complete passes, I think everything […]

Ryan Steps Up and Defends Brian Schottenheimer

Jets coach Rex Ryan voiced his support for offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer, saying he feels “great” about Schottenheimer and “fortunate” to have him on staff, despite the offense’s inconsistent outing Sunday. The Jets had seven three-and-outs, and a third-down conversion rate of just 27 percent, against the league’s worst-ranked defense entering the game. Asked if […]