GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Green Bay Packers are expected to hire Matt LaFleur as their subsequent head coach, sources advised ESPN.
LaFleur spent final season as the Tennessee Titans’ offensive coordinator and beforehand labored underneath Sean McVay for the Los Angeles Rams and Kyle Shanahan with the Atlanta Falcons.
Each McVay and Shanahan are thought of offensive innovators, and the Packers need their subsequent head coach to get Aaron Rodgers again to an MVP degree.
LaFleur replaces Mike McCarthy, who was 135-85-2 however was fired with 4 video games left in his 12th NFL season. A supply mentioned LaFleur would really like to hold defensive coordinator Mike Pettine on board. Pettine simply accomplished his first season with the Packers.
The Packers zeroed in on LaFleur after interviewing 10 candidates: former Indianapolis Colts and Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell; former Colts head coach Chuck Pagano; Packers interim head coach Joe Philbin; New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels; Patriots linebackers coach/defensive play-caller Brian Flores; New Orleans Saints offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael Jr.; Saints assistant head coach/tight ends coach Dan Campbell; Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Todd Monken; and former Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase.