Now you see the real Kyle Shanahan.
This weekend, he revealed himself for what he is — a man with a conscience.
He didn’t show it last week when he cruelly denied three of his assistant coaches the opportunity to interview with other teams for vacant offensive-coordinator positions. The assistants were passing game coordinator Mike LaFleur, running game coordinator Mike McDaniel and quarterbacks coach Rich Scangarello.
Blocking all three seemed petty and mean.
But, over the weekend, Shanahan listened to his conscience and changed his decision. He allowed one of the three assistants — Scangarello — to interview with another team. So, on Tuesday, Scangarello met with the Denver Broncos.
Good for Shanahan. He found a compromise. Showed maturity and leadership.
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