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.
Christensen, 52, joined the Colts after serving one season as Buccaneers offensive coordinator in 2001.
While with the Colts, Christensen has worked with wide receivers Marvin Harrison, Reggie Wayne and Anthony Gonzalez.
Christensen spent six seasons at
Before joining the Bucs, Christensen spent 1994 and ’95 as co-offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach at Clemson. From 1992 to ’93, he was quarterbacks coach at
In ’91, Christensen was RBs coach at
Former Rams coach Scott Linehan will interview for the job later today, according to the NFL Network. Former Browns offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski is scheduled to interview on Saturday, the network reported. (But the network also reported the 49ers would “kick off” their coordinaor search with the Linehan interview. They had no mention of Christensen.)