Watson reportedly identified two candidates who he wanted the Texans to interview for the team’s head coach vacancy, Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy and now-former San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh. Deshaun Watson is clearly fond of NY Jets’ head coach Robert Saleh While the Texans eventually came around to interviewing Bieniemy — only after first passing — they never did so with Saleh.
The two players instantly clicked in 2017 when Garoppolo was acquired. Taylor was a first down machine for Garoppolo out of the slot, so it was something that was projected to return in 2020. However, Taylor immediately fell out of favor after a quarter into the season.
Robert Saleh got tons of praise from players and coaches for being named the Jets' next head coach. But two former players could follow him to the Big Apple.