Albert Breer reports that the Dolphins will interview special teams coordinator Darren Rizzi for their vacant head coach position. Breer adds that the two parties are parties are working on the timing of this meeting.
The list of reported interviews for the Dolphins includes:
- Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy (Requested)
- Steelers OL Coach Mike Munchak (Requested)
- Patriots DC Brian Flores (Requested)
- Bears DC Vic Fangio (Requested)
- Cowboys passing game coordinator/DBs coach Kris Richard (Requested)
- Dolphins STs coordinator Darren Rizzi (Expected)
Rizzi, 48, began his coaching career at Colgate back in 1993. He worked for a number of schools before being hired as Rhode Island’s head coach for the 2008 season.
Rizzi lasted just one year at Rhode Island and led the team to a record of 3-9 before he was replaced.
The Dolphins hired Rizzi as their special teams coordinator in 2010 and he’s remained in the position ever since.
We’ll have more regarding the Dolphins as the news is available.