Posts Tagged ‘tony sparano’

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, […]

Dolphins Coaching Search Includes Both Fisher and Cowher

The Dolphins list of names as to who will coach the team in 2012 is vast, and includes a couple old coaches like the Titans Jeff Fisher and Steelers Bill Cowher. The team has either reached out to both men, or planned to shortly. Cowher has said publicly he does not plan to coach next […]

Despite Winning; Tony Sparano Not Likely to Stick Around

It would take Tony Sparano and the Dolphins running the table, finishing 9-7 and making the playoffs (and that would make NFL history) to force owner Stephen Ross away from his plans to make a change according to Greg Cote of the Miami Herald. Nobody with a shred of sanity would bet on this happening. […]

Dolphins Come Up With Two Big Turnovers; Top Redskins 20-9

All season long the Dolphins were a team that had issues coming up with key turnovers. Sunday, the team finally got them, getting two huge turnovers in Sunday’s 20-9 victory against the Washington Redskins. Linebacker Karlos Dansby had a big fourth quarter interception. The play was key in helping Miami win its second straight game […]

Home Owned by Tony Sparano Up for Sale

The rumors have been circling around Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano’s job security all season. Now, CBS4/790 The Ticket’s Jorge Sedano has confirmed that a home owned by Sparano has been placed up for sale. The 5,182 square foot Broward County home, which is registered to his son Andrew, has an asking price of $1.5 […]

Dorell, Bowles Two Names That Could Take Over for Sparano

Tony Sparano remains head coach of the Dolphins, but that hasn’t stopped widespread speculation about possible interim coaches should owner Stephen Ross make an in-season change. The obvious name is defensive coordinator Mike Nolan, who has several years of head coaching experience with the San Francisco 49ers. Two other current Dolphins coaches to consider, via […]

Tony Sparano to officials during Broncos collapse: “Now I’m getting fired”

Even before the Dolphins blew a 15-point lead over the Broncos with three minutes remaining, bewildered Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano acknowledged how unsure his hold on his job is. Before Broncos kicker Matt Prater could kick the extra point following Demaryius Thomas’ five-yard touchdown reception, Sparano had to burn a timeout to get the […]

Dolphins owner cherishes Eric Mangini’s wisdom

Numerous sources are informing Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald that Dolphins owner Stephen Ross chats with former Browns and Jets coach Eric Mangini on a consistent basis to get his insight on the Dolphins. Apparently, Mangini tells Ross his thoughts concerning multiple areas, including coaching. This is intriguing when you consider Mangini isn’t around […]