According to a reporting by NFL insider Jason La Canfora former Tennessee Titans and St Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher is in the line for the XFL Houston head coach/GM job.
Hearing Jeff Fisher is in line to coach Houston of the XFL— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) April 18, 2019
Fisher coached 17 seasons with the Titans. Five seasons with St Louis / Los Angeles Rams. He has been out of coaching since 2017. He led the Titans to it’s only Super Bowl appearance in XXXIV in 2000.
Jeff Fisher holds the record for the most regular-season losses by an NFL head coach at 165. He was also co-chair of the NFL competition committee until his resignation in 2016. Having his mind in the newly formed XFL is a great move for the league.
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Update On Fisher Story
Just spoke to Jeff Fisher who says he has been contacted by the XFL but he hasn’t accepted a job coaching in Houston or anywhere else— Charlotte Wilder (@TheWilderThings) April 18, 2019
Coach Fisher Responds
Jason La Canfora responds
Just to be super-duper clear, Jeff Fisher absolutely talked to XFL about the Houston opening, he remains their top choice for that job and the job is still vacant. And i never reported he signed on.— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) April 18, 2019
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