The Insider: Sean McVay


Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 03/31/2014

Familarity, diversity key elements of Jay Gruden’s coaching staff

Jay Gruden wanted to find coaches he had worked with in the past, and others from a wide range of backgrounds.

By Mike Jones  |  01:47 PM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ben Kotwica, Brian Baker, Chris Foerster, coaches, Ike Hilliard, Jacob Burney, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, Kirk Olivadotti, Raheem Morris, Sean McVay

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 01/16/2014

Redskins confirm they’re retaining Raheem Morris as secondary coach

Team also announces that it’s keeping Jacob Burney as defensive line coach and has hired Kirk Olivadotti as inside linebackers coach.

By Mark Maske  |  04:28 PM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, Jacob Burney, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, Kirk Olivadotti, Raheem Morris, Sean McVay

Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 01/16/2014

Redskins interested in Wes Phillips for tight ends coach

Son of Wade Phillips could replace Sean McVay

By Mark Maske  |  01:41 PM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, Sean McVay, Wes Phillips

Posted at 06:40 PM ET, 01/14/2014

As expected, McVay finalizes deal to be Redskins offensive coordinator

The Redskins and Sean McVay finalized a deal to promote the tight ends coach to offensive coordinator under new Coach Jay Gruden.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  06:40 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, offensive philosophy, Sean McVay

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 01/14/2014

Redskins mailbag: Jay Gruden’s staff, to-do list and more . . .

Mike Jones answers readers’ questions as the Redskins try to fill out a coaching staff and reshape the roster to Jay Gruden’s liking.

By Mike Jones  |  12:45 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, Chris Chester, Daniel Snyder, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, josh leribeus, Kory Lichtensteiger, Mailbag, Mike Shanahan, Offensive line, Raheem Morris, Sean McVay

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 01/13/2014

Robert Griffin III encouraged after talks with Jay Gruden

Robert Griffin III has spoken with new Coach Jay Gruden and has come away with a sense of encouragement.

By Mike Jones  |  10:07 AM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jay Gruden, Robert Griffin III, Sean McVay

Posted at 08:38 PM ET, 01/10/2014

Jim Haslett, Raheem Morris, Sean McVay still thought to be staying with Redskins

Coach Jay Gruden wouldn’t commit to that Thursday but sources say all three remain in line to be on Gruden’s staff.

By By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  08:38 PM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, Raheem Morris, Sean McVay

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Gruden does not commit to retaining Haslett, Morris and McVay

Though Jim Haslett, Raheem Morris and Sean McVay are members of the Redskins coaching staff and are expected to be retained, new head coach Jay Gruden would not commit to that in his first news conference.

By Mark Maske  |  05:55 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, coaches, coaching search 2014, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, news conferences, Raheem Morris, Sean McVay

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Niles Paul, teammates optimistic over Sean McVay promotion

Redskins players expressed optimism and excitement over tight ends coach Sean McVay’s promotion to offensive coordinator under new coach Jay Gruden.

By Mike Jones  |  03:45 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, coaching search 2014, Niles Paul, offensive philosophy, Sean McVay

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Ties to Allen, Redskins coaches helped convince Jay Gruden to take job

Past relationships with Bruce Allen and coaches on the Washington staff helped sway Gruden to take the job.

By Mark Maske and Mike Jones  |  12:09 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, coaches, coaching search 2014, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, Raheem Morris, Sean McVay

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 01/09/2014

Jay Gruden expected to retain Jim Haslett, Raheem Morris; Sean McVay will be offensive coordinator [updated]

Jay Gruden will retain Jim Haslett and Raheem Morris. Sean McVay will be offensive coordinator.

By Mark Maske and Mike Jones  |  09:48 AM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, coaching search 2014, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, poll, Raheem Morris, Sean McVay