Tag: Head Coach

Tom Brady Becomes First Active AARP Member to Win Super Bowl MVP

by Alex Poletti
Photo by CBS Sports

Tom Brady had something to prove this season, leaving the New England Patriots for the greener pastures of Tampa Bay. He has more than silenced his critics, winning his seventh Super Bowl and becoming the first active AARP member to be named the game’s MVP. Continue reading “Tom Brady Becomes First Active AARP Member to Win Super Bowl MVP”

Eagles Looking at Middle School Coaches to Replace Doug Pederson

by Alex Poletti
Photo by AP 

Despite coaching Philadelphia to their first Super Bowl victory, a series of lackluster seasons has caused the Eagles to part ways with Doug Pederson. Famously, Pederson had only coached at the high school level when he signed on with the Eagles as the Offensive quality control coordinator in 2009, and the Eagles decided to ramp up this strategy by only interviewing middle school coaches to replace him. Continue reading “Eagles Looking at Middle School Coaches to Replace Doug Pederson”

Opinion: J.K. Simmons Should Be Considered as Next Utah Jazz Head Coach

by Alex Poletti

Last year, the Utah Jazz proved that they were still contenders in a competitive Western Conference, finishing with the fifth seed; however, they were no match for the Houston Rockets, getting eliminated in five games. Despite new additions like Mike Conley to compliment budding stars Donvoan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert, it seems they will stay in playoff limbo after the conference as a whole got a facelift. To compete, they’ll have to do something drastic. The Second String knows just what to do.

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