The Seahawks are facing a major loss come draft day, as the NFL is considering stripping the team of their second-round pick due to the mishandling of Richard Sherman on an injury report.
According to ESPN, the NFL may strip the draft pick because Seattle failed to document the fact that Sherman played part of the season with a sprained MCL.
Despite failed NFL tenures in Philadelphia and San Francisco, Kelly is getting serious consideration as a coordinator on the professional level.
Tom Coughlin reportedly encouraged new Jaguars coach Doug Marrone to explore hiring Kelly.
Citing an unidentified league source, Mortensen reported that after the Jaguars decided to keep Nathaniel Hackett as their play-caller, Kelly was headed to New England to meet with Belichick.
What Kelly’s contact with Belichick means is unclear as the Patriots prepare for the AFC championship, but, ESPN noted, Kelly’s football knowledge goes well beyond uptempo offenses.
Writes Mortensen: His command of the science of football is highly regarded in enough circles to be an asset in more than one way.
Mingo was a big miss for the Browns, who selected the former LSU linebacker sixth overall in the 2013 draft. He never had more than 42 tackles in a season and had a total of seven sacks over three years in Cleveland. He was traded to the Patriots last August for a fifth-round pick in this year’s draft. Mingo appeared in every game for the Patriots this season, but had just 11 tackles while primarily playing on special teams.
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