Category Archives: Offensive coordinator

Source: Linehan is 49ers’ top choice

Scott Linehan is the leading candidate for the 49ers’ offensive coordinator position, and there is a strong chance he will be offered the job this evening, a league source said.

Linehan is back for Round 2 of interviews

Former Rams coach Scott Linehan is back at the 49ers’ team offices right now for his second interview for the team’s offensive-coordinator position.

Is play-calling experience over-rated?

In a lot of ways, Mike Singletary does not control his own fate as 49ers head coach. The same could have been said about Mike Nolan. Defensive coaches must find the right coaching fits on the other side of the ball.

Former B.C. coach is NOT interviewing with 49ers

So much for the item about Jeff Jagodzinski interviewing for the 49ers’ offensive coordinator position. Word is that Jagodzinski is not a candidate for the job, after all.

Notorious B.C. coach reportedly next up for 49ers

Former Raiders executive Michael Lombardi reports for the National Football Post that the Boston College coach who was fired last week for pursuing the head-coaching job with the New York Jets will interview for the 49ers’ offensive coordinator position.   * * *UPDATE (8 p.m.): Since I posted this intial report from National Football Post, […]

Linehan interviews with the 49ers

Former Rams coach Scott Linehan became the second person to interview today for the 49ers’ offensive coordinator position. Earlier in the day, Colts receivers coach Clyde Christensen interviewed for the post.

Christensen interviews for O.C. job

Clyde Christensen, who completed his seventh season as wide receivers coach of the Colts, interviewed for the 49ers’ vacant offensive coordinator position this morning. He is the first official candidate coach Mike Singletary has interviewed for the position.

Linehan and Chudzinski: A great place to start (and end)

The NFL Network is reporting the 49ers are scheduled to interview Scott Linehan and Rob Chudzinski this weekend for their offensive coordinator position. The 49ers are saying the report is “speculation at this point.”

Singletary is sticking to his plan

Mike Singletary has the contractual freedom to hire and fire assistant coaches. It should come as no surprise that is what the 49ers’ coach is doing.