- According to Aaron Wilson, Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson is emerging as a “strong candidate” for head coaching jobs at NFL and college levels.
Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press takes a look at 10 potential GM candidates for the Lions who should be on their short list. The list includes:
- Packers director of pro personnel Eliot Wolf
- Ravens assistant general manager Eric DeCosta
- Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio
- Falcons assistant general manager Scott Pioli
- Giants vice president of player evaluation Marc Ross
- Texans director of pro personnel Brian Gaine
- Seahawks co-director of player personnel Trent Kirchner
- Vikings assistant general manager George Paton
- Cowboys senior director of college and pro scouting Will McClay
- Chiefs director of football operations Chris Ballard
- Steelers rookie CB Doran Grant mentioned that there were a few teams interested in signing him to a contract, which promoted Pittsburgh to promote him to their active roster on Wednesday. (Mark Kaboly)
- Titans interim HC Mike Mularkey told reporters that rookie RB David Cobb likely won’t be activated from the short-term injured reserve list until next week. (Terry McCormick)
- Terry McCormick mentions that the Titans may have to make a roster move in the coming days with CBs Jason McCourty and Blidi Wreh-Wilson dealing with injuries.