Posts Tagged ‘Jimmy Raye’

Now former Niners OC Raye says he was surprised by firing

Deposed 49ers offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye said Tuesday he was “a little stunned” when head coach Mike Singletary fired him on Monday morning. “If we’d been 1-2 or 2-1 and even won the (Week 2) Monday night game, I think this conversation wouldn’t be taking place,” Raye told CSN Bay Area. “I think with the […]

0-3 Niners fire offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye

UPDATE: According to ESPN.com Quarterbacks coach Mike Johnson has been promoted to call the shots.  Johnson is the 49ers’ eighth offensive coordinator in eight seasons. Someone had to fall on the sword in San Fran after the teams 31-10 thrashing at the hands of the Chiefs on Sunday, and it appears that it is offensive […]

Niners OC Jimmy Raye has high hopes for QB Alex Smith

The Niners would love to have a big year from former first overall pick Alex Smith, and Jimmy Raye, the teams offensive coordinator, says he feels the QB has finally turned the corner: Interesting quote from San Francisco offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye about quarterback Alex Smith. “There’s a tremendous change in him from the way […]