Posts Tagged ‘Frank Reich’

New Colts Coach Frank Reich Feels Backup QB Role Has Suited Him Well in NFL Career

Frank Reich is ready to embrace being the backup option again, Mike Wells of ESPN reports. He spent the majority of his 14-year NFL playing career as a backup quarterback. And he’s the Indianapolis Colts’ second choice for head coach after Josh McDaniels reneged on his agreement at the very last minute. “The backup role […]

Frank Reich and the Colts Agree on a Five-Year Deal for Him to Be New Head Coach

The Indianapolis Colts have their man, as after a week of chaos after Josh McDaniels backed out of a deal to be the teams’ new coach, the team will bring in Eagles OC Frank Reich. The report states it’s a five-year deal for Reich, who lead the greatest comeback in NFL history back in the […]

Report: Eagles OC Coach Frank Reich Now the Favorite to Be the Colts New Head Coach

Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich “has emerged as the favorite” for the head coaching job in Indianapolis according to Chris Mortensen of ESPN. Considering the magnitude of the Josh McDaniels fiasco, no one is going to report that the Reich has been officially hired by the Colts until the ink is dry on the contract […]

Colts Coaching Staff Turnover Continues

The Colts continued to clean house in their coaching ranks today, as the team dumped quarterbacks coach Ron Turner, defensive assistant Rod Perry, coaching assistant Devin Fitzsimmons and linebackers coach Mike Murphy. Turner, Perry and Fitzsimmons were let go while Murphy, who served as interim defensive coordinator in 2011, is retiring. The team also confirmed […]

Colts Fire WR Coach Reich and OL Coach Metzelaars

The Colts are doing some house cleaning a day after the team dismissed Jim Caldwell as head coach, as the team has fired wide receivers coach Frank Reich and offensive line coach Pete Metzelaars. Reich had been with the Colts since 2006, coaching the quarterbacks in 2009-10 before he was moved to receivers coach in […]