Josh McDaniels spurning the Colts in February isn’t cooling any discussion that he could land a head coaching job elsewhere in the NFL.
Albert Breer of The MMQB told Toucher & Rich Friday morning that the Green Bay Packers could look at the Patriots offensive coordinator if they decided to replace long-time head coach Mike McCarthy after this season.
Albert Breer just told us that he believes if Mike McCarthy is replaced in Green Bay, a high on the list target to replace him would be Josh McDaniels.— Toucher and Rich (@Toucherandrich) November 16, 2018
According to Breer, McDaniels has a connection with Packers General Manager Brian Gutekunst. Two years ago, McDaniels and Gutekunst were both candidates for open jobs with the 49ers. McDaniels was a finalist for the head coaching vacancy and Gutekunst was in the running to become the team’s general manager.
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