Coaching and Coordinator Openings

It is important to watch the coaching carousel in the off season.  Below is the 2018 Head Coaches and notable Offensive Coordinators and their status, along with replacements where applicable.  The status of some coordinator positions is not known with head coach openings waiting to be filled.

Where a coach has been hired, the former coach will be in parenthesis followed by the new coach.

Head Coaching Changes

Arizona Cardinals (Fired Steve Wilks) – Kliff Kingsbury

New York Jets – (Todd Bowles) – Adam Gase

Miami Dolphins – Fired Adam Gase

Cleveland Browns – (Hue Jackson) – Freddie Kitchens

Cincinnati Bengals – Marvin Lewis “mutual parting of ways”

Denver Broncos- (Vance Joseph) – Vic Fangio

Tampa Bay (Dirk Koetter) – Bruce Arians

Green Bay (Mike McCarthy) – Matt LaFleur

Notable Offensive Coordinator Openings

Jacksonville – Fired Nathaniel Hackett during season

Atlanta (Steve Sarkisian) – Dirk Koetter

Minnesota – (John DeFilippo during season) – Kevin Stefanski retained after serving as interim OC

Detroit – Jim Bob Cooter not retained

Tennessee – Matt LaFleur hired by GB

Tampa Bay – Byron Leftwich hired by Bruce Arians