The Cincinnati Bengals continue to strike out on attainable defensive coordinators two weeks since formally naming Zac Taylor their head coach.
Despite the importance of finding a legitimate reveal to take care of the defensive aspect, Taylor isn’t at all times genuinely fretting the realm.
The 35-yr-aged coach told Albert Breer of The MMQB that he’s now not speeding the resolution.
“No [timetable], correct need the right individual,” Taylor mentioned.
The coach notorious he’s presently leaning on secondary coaches Robert Livingston and Daronte Jones except a DC is employed.
The Bengals were rebuffed by each candidate along the manner. Worn solutions relish Jack Del Rio, Dom Capers and Vance Joseph each fell thru. The New Orleans Saints blocked Aaron Glenn from interviewing. Ohio Suppose defensive coordinator Jeff Hafley selected to protect at faculty, NFL Community Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Community’s Mike Garafolo reported. Florida DC Todd Grantham did likewise.
With Taylor’s skills residing on the offensive aspect of the ball, partnering with an experienced DC is required for the predominant-time head coach.
The closer the NFL Scouting Mix and free company trot without the Bengals having a frontrunner for their protection — and radiant the forms of gamers they’ll need for that plan — the extra urgency Cincy will maintain. Taylor, nonetheless, isn’t at all times genuinely going to force a marriage on correct any coordinator.