2021 NFL Head Coach & GM Tracker

     

Here’s our 2021 NFL Head Coach & GM Tracker. We’ll be updating this post to include interviews and candidates linked to the open coaching and GM jobs over the next month or so. 

2021 NFL Head Coach & GM Tracker

Broncos

Hired

  • Vikings assistant GM/VP of player personnel George Paton

GM Candidates

  • Vikings assistant GM/VP of player personnel George Paton (Finalist)
  • Saints scouting director Terry Fontenot (Finalist)
  • Bears assistant director of player personnel Champ Kelly (Interviewed)
  • Patriots’ assistant director of player personnel Dave Ziegler (Interviewed, Withdrawn)
  • Broncos college scouting director Brian Stark (Interviewed)
  • Buccaneers director of player personnel John Spytek
  • 49ers VP of player personnel Adam Peters
  • Former Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff

Chargers

Hired

  • HC: Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley

Head Coach Candidates

  • Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus (Interviewed)
  • Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley (Interviewed)
  • Panthers offensive coordinator Joe Brady (Interviewed)
  • Giants offensive coordinator Jason Garrett (Interviewed)
  • Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll (Interviewed)
  • Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy (Requested)
  • 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh (Interviewed)
  • Titans OC Arthur Smith (Scheduled)

Eagles

Hired:

  • HC: Colts offensive coordinator Nick Sirianni

Head Coach Candidates

  • 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh (Interviewed)
  • Buccaneers defensive coordinator Todd Bowles (Interviewed)
  • Patriots LBs Coach Jerod Mayo (Interviewed)
  • Panthers offensive coordinator Joe Brady (Interviewed)
  • Eagles assistant HC/RBs coach Duce Staley (Interviewed)
  • Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels (Interviewed) 
  • Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy (Requested)
  • Titans offensive coordinator Arthur Smith (Scheduled)
  • Cowboys offensive coordinator Kellen Moore (Interviewed)
  • Colts offensive coordinator Nick Sirianni (Interviewed)
  • Cowboys special teams coordinator John Fassel (Requested)
  • Saints defensive coordinator Dennis Allen (Interviewed)
  • Chiefs QBs coach Mike Kafka
  • Oklahoma HC Lincoln Riley

Falcons

Hired

  • HC: Titans offensive coordinator Arthur Smith
  • GM: Saints VP/assistant GM-pro personnel Terry Fontenot

GM Candidates

  • Former Texans GM Rick Smith (Interviewed)
  • Rams director of college scouting Brad Holmes (Finalist)
  • Saints VP/assistant GM-pro personnel Terry Fontenot (Finalist)
  • Falcons director of college scouting Anthony Robinson (Interviewed)
  • Colts director of college scouting Morocco Brown (Interviewed)
  • Bills assistant GM Joe Schoen (Scheduled)
  • Bears assistant director of player personnel Champ Kelly
  • Vikings assistant GM George Paton

Head Coach Candidates

  • Falcons interim HC Raheem Morris (Interviewed)
  • Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy (Interviewed)
  • Titans offensive coordinator Arthur Smith (Interviewed)
  • 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh (Interviewed)
  • Panthers offensive coordinator Joe Brady (Interviewed)
  • Buccaneers defensive coordinator Todd Bowles (Interviewed)
  • Packers offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett (Interviewed)
  • Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll 
  • Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley

Jaguars

Hired

  • HC: Former OSU HC Urban Meyer
  • GM: Jaguars interim GM Trent Baalke

GM Candidates

  • ESPN analyst Louis Riddick (Interviewed)
  • Jaguars interim GM Trent Baalke (Interviewed)
  • Former Texans GM Rick Smith (Interviewed)
  • Former Giants GM Jerry Reese (Interviewed)
  • Saints VP/assistant GM-pro personnel Terry Fontenot (Interviewed)
  • Former Brown GM Ray Farmer (Interviewed)

Head Coach Candidates

  • Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bienemy (Interviewed)
  • Titans offensive coordinator Arthur Smith (Interviewed)
  • 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh (Interviewed)
  • Falcons interim HC Raheem Morris (Interviewed)
  • Former OSU HC Urban Meyer (Interviewed)
  • OSU HC Ryan Day

Jets

Hired

  • HC: 49ers defensive coordinator DC Robert Saleh

Head Coach Candidates

  • 49ers defensive coordinator DC Robert Saleh (Finalist)
  • Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus (Interviewed)
  • Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bienemy (Interviewed)
  • Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll (Interviewed)
  • Former Bengals HC Marvin Lewis (Interviewed)
  • Panthers offensive coordinator Joe Brady (Interviewed)
  • Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley (Interviewed)
  • Giants defensive coordinator Patrick Graham (Declined)
  • Saints secondary coach Aaron Glenn (Interviewed)
  • Titans offensive coordinator Arthur Smith (Interviewed)
  • Ravens defensive coordinator Don “Wink” Martindale
  • Iowa State HC Matt Campbell
  • Florida HC Dan Mullen

Lions

Hired

  • GM: Rams director of college scouting Brad Holmes
  • HC: Saints assistant HC/TEs coach Dan Campbell

GM Candidates

  • Rams director of college scouting Brad Holmes (Finalist)
  • Former Texans GM Rick Smith (Interviewed)
  • VP of player personnel Kyle O’Brien (Interviewed)
  • Director of player personnel Lance Newmark (Interviewed)
  • Director of pro scouting Rob Lohman (Interviewed)
  • ESPN analyst Louis Riddick (Interviewed)
  • Former Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff (Interviewed)
  • Former Chiefs GM Scott Pioli (Interviewed)
  • Saints VP/assistant GM-pro personnel Terry Fontenot (Interviewed)
  • Vikings assistant GM George Paton (Interviewed)
  • Saints assistant GM Jeff Ireland (Interviewed)
  • Colts assistant GM Ed Dodds (Interviewed)
  • Seahawks GM John Schneider
  • Seahawks VP of football operations Scott Fitterer
  • Steelers VP of football administration Omar Khan
  • Cowboys VP of player personnel Will McClay
  • Patriots front office consultant Eliot Wolf

Head Coach Candidates

  • Lions interim HC Darrell Bevell (Interviewed)
  • Former Bengals coach Marvin Lewis (Interviewed)
  • Chiefs OC Eric Bienemy (Interviewed)
  • Saints assistant HC/TEs coach Dan Campbell (Interviewed)
  • Titans OC Arthur Smith (Interviewed)
  • 49ers DC Robert Saleh (Interviewed)
  • Buccaneers defensive coordinator Todd Bowles (Scheduled)
  • Northwestern HC Pat Fitzgerald

Panthers

Hired

  • GM: Seahawks VP of football operations Scott Fitterer

GM Candidates

  • Titans director of player personnel Monti Ossenfort (Finalist)
  • 49ers VP of player personnel Adam Peters (Finalist)
  • Seahawks VP of football operations Scott Fitterer (Finalist)
  • Chiefs assistant director of player personnel Ryan Poles (Finalist)
  • Former Giants GM Jerry Reese (Interviewed)
  • Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio (Interviewed)
  • Bills assistant GM Joe Schoen (Interviewed)
  • Browns VP of Football Operations Kwesi Adofo-Mensah (Interviewed)
  • Saints VP/assistant GM of college personnel Jeff Ireland (Interviewed)
  • Chiefs director of football administration Brandt Tilis (Interviewed)
  • Bears assistant director of player personnel Champ Kelly (Interviewed)
  • Colts assistant GM Ed Dodds (Interviewed, Withdrawn)
  • Steelers VP of football administration Omar Khan (Interviewed)
  • Ravens director of football administration Nick Matteo (Declined)
  • Panthers player negotiations director/cap manager Samir Suleiman
  • Panthers player personnel director Pat Stewart
  • Vikings assistant GM George Paton

Texans

Hired:

  • GM: Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio

GM Candidates

  • ESPN analyst Louis Riddick (Interviewed)
  • Texans director of personnel Matt Bazirgan (Interviewed)
  • Bills director of pro personnel Malik Boyd (Interviewed)
  • Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio (Interviewed)
  • Ravens director of football research Scott Cohen (Requested)
  • Seahawks VP of player personnel Trent Kirchner (Interviewed)
  • Steelers VP of football and business administration Omar Khan (Interviewed)
  • Cowboys VP of player personnel Will McClay
  • Seahawks executive Alonzo Highsmith
  • Colts assistant GM Ed Dodds

Head Coach Candidates

  • Former Lions HC Jim Caldwell (Interviewed)
  • Former Bengals HC Marvin Lewis (Interviewed)
  • Titans offensive coordinator Arthur Smith (Requested)
  • Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus (Interviewed)
  • Panthers offensive coordinator Joe Brady (Interviewed)
  • Texans offensive coordinator Tim Kelly (Interviewed)
  • Bills defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier (Interviewed)
  • Ravens assistant head coach/WRs coach David Culley (Interviewed)
  • Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy (Interviewed)
  • Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley (Interviewed)
  • Texans QB Josh McCown (Interviewed)
  • Ohio State’s Ryan Day
  • Patriots ILBs coach Jerod Mayo
  • Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels

Washington

Hired:

  • GM: Former Lions GM Martin Mayhew

GM Candidates

  • Titans VP of player personnel Ryan Cowden (Interviewed)
  • Former Lions GM Martin Mayhew (Requested)
  • Falcons Director of Football Operations Nick Polk (Requested)
  • Chargers Director of Player Personnel JoJo Wooden (Requested)
  • Washington director of pro personnel Eric Stokes (Scheduled)
  • Former Panthers GM Marty Hurney (Scheduled)
  • Washington VP of player personnel Kyle Smith
  • Former Texans GM Rick Smith
  • Bills assistant GM Joe Schoen 
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