Timeline

Redskins' Coaching Search

Sunday, January 27, 2008

Jan. 8Joe Gibbs resigns as coach of the Redskins. Owner Daniel Snyder says he will take his time in finding a replacement.
Jan. 9Gregg Williams meets with Snyder and some of the team's minority owners.
Jan. 10Redskins interview Titans defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. Sources close to former Steelers coach Bill Cowher reiterate that he intends to take 2008 off.
Jan. 11Jim Fassel interviews for the first time.
Jan. 12-15Williams meets three more times with Snyder and Executive Vice President Vinny Cerrato to discuss the head coaching position.
Jan. 16Redskins interview Seahawks assistant Jim Mora.
Jan. 17Redskins interview Colts assistant Ron Meeks.
Jan. 18Mora withdraws from consideration.
MondayFassel interviews again.
WednesdaySeahawks quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn interviews for offensive coordinator job. Redskins were earlier rebuffed in attempts to interview Chargers assistant John Ramsdell.
ThursdayPatriots assistant Josh McDaniels and Giants assistant Steve Spagnuolo emerge as candidates for the head coaching job.
FridayRedskins hire Zorn as their offensive coordinator.
YesterdayWilliams released from his contract. The Redskins name Greg Blache, an assistant under Williams, defensive coordinator.


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