Thoughts as Seahawks lose QB coach Fisch

Published on January 13, 2011 by     Seahawks.Com News (Feed)

Thoughts upon hearing a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter regarding Seattle quarterbacks coach Jedd Fisch leaving to become offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at the University of Miami:

  • Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck likes working with Fisch. He mentions Fisch and coordinator Jeremy Bates by name when he would not have to do so.
  • Seattle has run through quarterbacks coaches since Jim Zorn left following the 2007 season. Bill Lazor and Fisch stayed for relatively short stints.
  • We’re seeing more NFL assistants taking college jobs, it seems, and that could reflect concerns over a potential lockout. Seattle defensive line coach Dan Quinn is also headed for the college ranks, having accepted a job as defensive coordinator at Florida.
  • Pete Carroll’s inaugural Seahawks staff is suffering some key losses. Alex Gibbs, Quinn and Fisch are either gone or leaving.
  • Carroll’s background on defense makes losses on the offensive side potentially more damaging. It’s more important for a defensive-minded head coach to hire the right assistants on the offensive side.
  • Fisch and Quinn will continue coaching with the Seahawks until the team is finished playing this season.

Speaking of Zorn, who now coaches with Baltimore, some have suggested to me that he would fit well as offensive coordinator in St. Louis if the Rams lost Pat Shurmur to the Browns? The team could keep the same basic offensive system, and Zorn could coach quarterback Sam Bradford, too. Not a bad thought.

NFC West Blog – ESPN.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Fair Use Notice This website may at times present copyrighted material, the use of which might not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. Such material is made available in an effort to advance understandings of democratic, economic, environmental, human rights, political, scientific, and social justice issues, among others. The author believes that this constitutes a fair use of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the U. S. Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the articles published on this website are distributed without profit for research and informational purposes. In most instances a link is placed to originator of Article and it is never expressly mentioned as written by, we use published by certain entities who write or publish for this said Blog..

Tell Us What's On Your Mind (0)




WP-SpamFree by Pole Position Marketing

REMEMBERING A LEGEND!

LATEST SEAHAWKS NEWS

150205-carroll-660

Pete Carroll admits he cried after Super Bowl loss

Less than two days after losing Super Bowl XLIX, Pete Carroll finally came to grips with Seattle's epic ...
lxp8q.AuSt.5

Losing Super Bowl 49 was a team effort

More than a preposterous play call at the goal line Sunday denied the Seattle Seahawks a second consecutive ...
JkZ2Z.AuSt.5

Seahawks have talent to get back, if they can rebound from disappointment

For the Seattle Seahawks fans who have recovered from the defibrillation, there might be solace in the fact ...
AA8Tsv1

Pete Carroll blows it for Seahawks

The ring was being fitted for his finger. The plaudits were being written for his resume. The skeptical ...
150201game660

Worst play call I’ve seen in the history of football

Just moments after Jermaine Kearse nearly broke the internet with an insane circus-like catch to put the Seahawks ...
150128cblongform660

Darrelle Revis’ Island? Or Richard Sherman’s Amusement Park?

If Darrelle Revis is an Island, what does that make Richard Sherman? “I don’t want to be an island. ...

12 things 12s need to know about the Seahawks’ Super Bowl send-off

12 tips to support the Seahawks on their send off to Super Bowl XLIX. The Seahawks are heading to ...
1111

‘U mad bro?’ game looms as Patriots, Seahawks prep for rematch

It was, in hindsight, the moment the Seattle Seahawks arrived as legitimate title contenders. And they announced themselves ...

Shop for 2014 Seahawks Gameday Gear at NFLShop.com

Shop for 2014 Seahawks Gameday Gear at NFLShop.com

lat-noise-wre0011368363-20130915

WELCOME TO THE SEAHAWKS 12TH MAN ARMY.

WE TAKE PRIDE IN GIVING SEAHAWKS FANS AROUND THE CLOCK UPDATES,  ALL SEAHAWKS ALL THE TIME. SO IF YOU WANT THE LATEST SEAHAWKS NEWS DELIVERED FOR FREE RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX ONCE A WEEK, SIGN UP AND ENJOY!

WE HAVE BEEN PROUDLY SERVING DIEHARD SEAHAWKS FANS SINCE 2004.

Enter your Email

Preview | Powered by FeedBlitz