Brian Schottenheimer is a fantastic person and coach and we thank him for the last three years. Citing philosophical differences, we have parted ways.
The Seattle Seahawks are moving in a different direction offensively next season besides planning to just run the football more efficiently. Seattle has fired offensive coordinator, Brian Schottenheimer.
The Seahawks issued the news statement via Twitter on Tuesday afternoon.
“Brian Schottenheimer is a fantastic person and coach and we thank him for the last three years,” the tweet reads. “Citing philosophical differences, we have parted ways.”
Schottenheimer joined the Seahawks staff in 2018 and coached three full seasons in Seattle.
In other Seahawks’ personnel news . . . Seattle did extend executive VP/GM John Schneider’s contract through the 2027 NFL draft.
This story is continuing to develop.