The Jim Calhoun era is over. Assistant Kevin Ollie will be the head coach for UConn during the upcoming season but wasn’t granted the three-year deal he desired, according to multiple sources.
Manning will become a free agent — and, if healthy, certainly will draw interest from other teams. Like the Jets, perhaps?
Is New York big enough for two Mannings?
Brian Schottenheimer is off the hot seat and out the door. Enter former Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano.
Jets offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer is aware of the mounting criticism. “It’s out of my control. I’m an excellent football coach,” he said.
Jets’ special teams coach Mike Westhoff is trying to cut down miscues on special teams. The Jets returners have had issues fumbling punts in recent weeks.
Rex Ryan hoped Tom Moore would stay a while after the offensive guru got to the Jets’ facility last week. Well, it turns out he’ll be seeing lots more of Moore.
After Rex Ryan announced yesterday that Tom Moore – the Jets offensive consultant and former offensive coordinator of the Indianapolis Colts – will be with the team on the sidelines for the rest of the season, Craig had himself a perma-grin.
The man who made Peyton Manning a star has signed on to assist the Jets.