Bob Sutton relieved of his duties in KC.
If the Kansas City Chiefs knew what Tony Romo apparently knew on Sunday, they might have had a significantly better probability at stopping Tom Brady within the AFC Championship Game.
Alas, Romo was predicting the Patriots’ offensive plays from the published sales space whereas Chiefs defensive coordinator Bob Sutton and the KC protection didn’t cease Brady and the Pats on quite a few third and longs in additional time.
As a results of Sutton’s lack of changes within the AFC title recreation, he has been relieved of his duties.
In a press release launched by the crew, head coach Andy Reid described Sutton as “a superb soccer coach and a fantastic individual,” however famous that it is in the most effective curiosity of the Chiefs to chop ties and transfer on.
“He performed an integral function within the success of our crew over the past six seasons. I’ve stated earlier than that change could be a good factor, for each events, and I imagine that’s the case right here for the Chiefs and Bob. This was not a straightforward choice, however one I really feel is in the most effective curiosity of the Kansas City Chiefs transferring ahead.”
ESPN’s Adam Schefter studies that one identify to observe in Kansas City’s seek for a brand new DC is present ESPN analyst Rex Ryan.
Ryan, who spent years as a defensive coordinator with the Baltimore Ravens earlier than head teaching gigs with the New York Jets and Buffalo Bills, has not coached since 2016.