Or now not it’s officially legitimate on the Ohio River.
The Cincinnati Bengals launched Monday that Los Angeles Rams quarterbacks coach Zac Taylor will be their subsequent head coach.
“I am contented and lucky to affix the Cincinnati Bengals as head coach,” Taylor acknowledged in a press free up launched by the team one day after the Rams’ 13-3 loss to the Patriots in Spacious Bowl LIII. “That is a mountainous group with ideal people and a prosperous history, and I am excited to derive started. I am taking a look so that you simply can add to that history by setting excessive requirements, and protecting every person right here accountable to those requirements. There is deal of labor to discontinuance, and right here is Day 1. We will assault each day with enthusiasm to derive this team ready to hunch.”
Taylor will be successful Marvin Lewis who became fired in January after 16 seasons on the helm in Cincinnati. Lewis became the winningest coach in Bengals history (131-122-3).
Taylor spent two seasons on Sean McVay’s workers in Los Angeles, the major as an assistant huge receivers coach and the second as Jared Goff’s QB coach. Sooner than that, Taylor became an offensive coordinator and QB coach on the College of Cincinnati and with the Miami Dolphins. That is his first head-teaching gig.
“Zac is a sparkling coach with an offensive mind and background, which is foremost to have in on the present time’s NFL,” Bengals president Mike Brown equipped. “And he is young. He embraces current tips and current suggestions to discontinuance issues, which is able to be a respectable aspect for us. I imagine our team will be thrilling and fun to survey with him on the helm.”
As for Taylor’s workers, the Bengals are expected to rent Brian Callahan as offensive coordinator and maintain Darrin Simmons as special teams coordinator. NFL Community’s Tom Pelissero reported Taylor will aim extinct Raiders coach Jack Del Rio for Cincy’s defensive coordinator.
The 35-one year-broken-down Taylor will be launched as the Bengals’ tenth head coach of their history on Tuesday.
âIâve been following you since your days at TCU. Iâve watched a ton of tape on ya.âWatch as Head Coach Zac Taylor meets QB1. #NewDEY pic.twitter.com/iWieHK58O1â
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February 4, 2019