They've not had a topnotch play caller


  • Experienced coaches such as Marvin Lewis and Madden nfl 21 coins executives such as Rick Smith seem really poised at this stage to have a valid opportunity with numerous teams. There's hope that 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh and Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy will have better chance this time around.

    The league has become more aggressive, proactive and consistent with its messaging to groups about the need to change how they have been doing business, and I have heard repeatedly from people doing the hiring, and people who represent lots of the top candidates, that the nature of the cycle will in fact differ.

    "I have never felt that a vibe similar to this before," said one prominent agent. "I think Goodell has put the hammer down and these teams are receiving the message."

    Before Graves has broached the subject of pushing back all hires till after the Super Bowl to try to level the playing field to this in and outside of the game, providing the tampering rules that regulate the sport. However, numerous coaches and GMs being let go in-season this past year -- creating a stronger cycle of interviews while games were still being played is a lively that also could foster diversity.

    "The ancient decisions being made by owners, in a bid to have a head start, may turn into more of a trend moving ahead," Graves said.

    Obviously, this isn't about one hiring cycle, or one blip. It is about a path correction in the way owners think and function. And Graves wants to expand the scope of the thinking into all aspects below the NFL's umbrella: NFL Films, NFL Media, and most of ventures of the type. He, and lots of more, want to see the same management-level opportunities provided in these ventures as well, and is currently working on a presentation to this end for its spring meeting in March.

    "This is something which requires a holistic approach," Graves explained. "It is about paring the cover back on the entire NFL umbrella and examining diversity as it pertains to other businesses, and in some cases it's much worse there than that which we have seen on the soccer side."

    They've not had a topnotch play caller because Kyle Shanahan left. Smith employs many of those same principles in his offense, and there's an increasing buzz about him in Atlanta.

    Also have been hearing Rick Smith as the guy to beat to their GM opening for quite some time, and mut 21 coins ps4 nothing lately has changed that sense one piece.