The Chicago Bears will interview New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Dennis Allen for their head coach opening next week, according to Nick Underhill of NewOrleans.Football. The Bears are the first team to express interest in Allen this coaching cycle. The Philadelphia Eagles interviewed Allen for their open position last year before hiring Nick Sirianni. Allen [more]
The Minnesota Vikings announced they interviewed Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Jonathan Gannon for their head coaching vacancy. Minnesota has also interviewed Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett, Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Dan Quinn and Cowboys offensive coordinator Kellen Moore. In addition to the Vikings, Gannon has spoken with the Houston Texans and Denver Broncos.
The NFL playoffs have a fever, and the only prescription is more cowbell. Requests for more Alex Singleton, unfortunately, have been denied. Singleton, a record-breaking linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles via Thousand Oaks; Bozeman, Montana; and the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League, notched a game-high 16 tackles and a sack of quarterback Tom Brady in the Eagles’ 31-15 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFC playoff wild-card round on Sunday.