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NFL News & Rumors: Monday 1/21

49ers

Bengals

  • Bengals may look to the draft to find a backup quarterback for next season. (NFLTR)

Browns

  • Browns CEO Joe Banner mentioned that he viewed hiring Chip Kelly as their HC as too big of a “gamble.” (Sports Illustrated)

Cardinals

  • Former Colts OC Tom Moore will be hired as a part of Bruce Arians’ coaching staff with the Cardinals. (CBSSports.com)

Colts

  • Colts New offensive coordinator Pep Hamilton mentioned that he expects to employ more of a West Coast offense next season. (Indianapolis Star)

Cowboys

Eagles

  • The Eagles officially hired former Browns coach Pat Shurmur as offensive coordinator. (NFLTR)
  • Giants LBs coach Jim Herrmann withdrew his name from the Eagles’ defensive-coordinator search. (Tom Rock)

Falcons

Jets

Lions

  • DE Cliff Avril believes he’s capable of playing in both 4-3 and 3-4 defensive schemes. (MLive.com)
  • Jim Schwartz mentioned that he is not considering any changes to the team’s Wide 9 defensive scheme or a switch to a 3-4 defense. (MLive.com)

Packers

Patriots

Rams

  • RB Steven Jackson could be on the Falcons, Packers and Steelers radars during free agency. (NFLTR)

Ravens

  • The Ravens removed the “interim” tag from OC Jim Caldwell’s title. (NFLTR)

Redskins

  • WR Pierre Garcon is “leaning” toward rest rather than undergoing surgery this offseason.

Saints

  •  Saints are reporteldy discussing a new contract with OC Pete Carmichael. (NFLTR)

Steelers

Titans

Vikings