20% off at the official 49ers online store with code COACH20 →

Glazer: Shanahan wants to discuss 49ers DC job with Patriots’ Brian Flores

Feb 5, 2017 at 11:52 AM--


FOX Sports insider Jay Glazer is reporting that Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan is interested is talking about the San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator job with New England Patriots linebackers coach Brian Flores.


Flores will be on the opposite sideline as Shanahan when the Falcons and Patriots face each other in Super Bowl LI on Sunday.

Flores has been with New England during his entire NFL coaching career, starting as a scouting assistant in 2004. From 2012 until 2015, he coached the safeties and then worked with the linebackers in 2016.

Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported that Los Angeles Chargers linebackers coach Robert Saleh could be a candidate as well.





More San Francisco 49ers News



Transcripts: Kyle Shanahan, Trey Lance discuss plans heading into 49ers-Cardinals

By Site Staff
Oct 8

The San Francisco 49ers are preparing to play the Arizona Cardinals this weekend. Head coach Kyle Shanahan and quarterback Trey Lance spoke with reporters after today's practice. Here is everything they had to say. Transcript provided by the San Francisco 49ers Communications staff. Head Coach Kyle Shanahan Opening comments: "Alright, injury report, [CB] K'Waun Williams will be out. [QB] Jimmy Garoppolo is out. [TE] George Kittle is doubtful. [DL] Samson [Ebukam] is questionable. And [DT Javon] Kinlaw's questionable." Full-steam ahead then on QB Trey Lance making his starting debut? "Yep." What was the week like for you? What were you feeling



49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo wants to 'give it a go' at practice on Friday, says Kyle Shanahan

By David Bonilla
Oct 7

The door hasn't completely shut on the possibility of Jimmy Garoppolo being the San Francisco 49ers' starting quarterback on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. The veteran quarterback hasn't practiced this week after sustaining a calf injury during Week 4's loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Things appear to be trending in the direction of rookie Trey Lance making his first career NFL start. Garoppolo hasn't given up hope of playing, though. He may be on the practice field on Friday, the team's final practice of the week. Head coach Kyle Shanahan joined KNBR this afternoon. The only player he was willing to rule out for the weekend is cornerback K'Waun Williams, who isn't expected to return until after the bye week. "Jimmy told me he wants to give it a



Patriots releasing Pro Bowl CB Stephon Gilmore

By David Bonilla
Oct 6

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the New England Patriots are set to release Stephon Gilmore. The Pro Bowl and All-Pro cornerback is scheduled to come off the physically-unable-to-perform list after Week 6. He underwent surgery for a torn quad in December but is expected to be recovered in the coming weeks. A stunner: Patriots are releasing four-time Pro Bowl cornerback Stephon Gilmore, who was eligible to come off the Physically Unable to Perform List after Week 6, source tells ESPN. pic.twitter.com/31H8KQF8hq— Adam Schefter



Update: Patriots trade CB Stephon Gilmore to the Panthers

By David Bonilla
Oct 6

Update: The New England Patriots have reportedly traded cornerback Stephon Gilmore to the Carolina Panthers, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. That ends any discussion of his release and potential signing by the 49ers. The Panthers reportedly acquired the Pro Bowl cornerback in exchange for a 2023 sixth-round draft pick. Source: The #Panthers traded for Stephon Gilmore— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 6,


Featured

Trending News

Share 49ersWebzone