Jim Haslett is “proof that the difference between being a defensive coordinator/head coach in this NFL, and being a P.E. teacher in some high school, is very slim,” said NFL reporter Jason Cole at the mere mention of Haslett’s name, after 8 full seconds of hearty laughter.
Chris Simms defended London Fletcher for his ‘backstabbing’ remarks about his former defensive coordinator, saying, “If anybody in the NFL had it coming to them, it was Jim Haslett.”
Radio host Eric Bickel tells London Fletcher he’s “a phony” and “a backstabber” for recently remarking that his former Redskins defensive coordinator is a “backstabber.” Listen to the interview in full here.
London Fletcher wonders why Jim Haslett is still employed as the Redskins defensive coordinator, but figures, “he’s probably backstabbing Jay Gruden like he did everybody else.”
You’d be hard-pressed to find a bigger Jim Haslett apologist, following a game in which the Redskins gave up 487 total yards and 6 touchdowns to the Indianapolis Colts, than Andy Benoit of The MMQB.
Jay Gruden may be facing the toughest decision of his coaching career – whether or not to fire his mentor, Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett.
Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett was the most prominent member of last year’s staff retained after the dismissal of former head coach Mike Shanahan.
Brian Baker’s addition to Washington’s coaching staff will presumably reunite him with Jim Haslett who is expected to be retained by the Redskins
The Washington Redskins sure thought they were ready for the new-look Philadelphia Eagles in Week 1. The talk isn’t as bold this week.
For one moment, let’s forget about the Minnesota game, let’s forget about Mike Shanahan’s future with the organization, and let’s forget about the play of the special teams. If we look at reality, the standings have Washington in striking distance of the first place Cowboys who are ready to implode at any given moment.