No shortage of qualified coaching candidates for NFL teams
Teams looking for a new head coach will find plenty of qualified candidates.
Chip Kelly, Adam Gase and Mike Shanahan are just a few of the hot names.
From proven winners to successful coordinators to Super Bowl champions, here's a list of some of the top candidates:
Sean McDermott: Panthers defensive coordinator since 2011. Former Eagles DC. His defense has ranked in top-10 four straight years. Eagles, Giants could be right fit.
Teryl Austin: Lions DC past two seasons. Led second-ranked unit in 2014. Browns, Eagles, Dolphins have interest.
Matt Patricia: Patriots DC since 2012. Has been on Bill Belichick's staff since 2004 and previously coached offensive side. Dolphins, Browns possibilities.
Anthony Lynn: Bills running backs coach and assistant HC. Has been RB coach since 2003 with four teams. Dolphins have interest.
Doug Marrone: Jaguars assistant HC. Was 15-17 as Bills head coach in 2013-14. Browns, Eagles, Dolphins have interest.
Mike Shanahan: Won two Super Bowls with Broncos. Dolphins, 49ers possibilities.
Chip Kelly: Was 20-12 first two seasons before 6-9 cost him job in Philadelphia. Titans, 49ers, Browns possibilities.
Jim Schwartz: Was 29-51 as Lions coach from 2009-13. Was DC in Buffalo in 2014 when Bills had fourth-ranked defense. Browns have interest.
Sean Payton: Saints HC past 10 seasons. Won one Super Bowl. Has two years remaining on contract. Giants, 49ers, Eagles would have interest if he's available.
John Harbaugh: Ravens HC past eight seasons. Won one Super Bowl, six winning years. No reason to think he's leaving unless Eagles make a trade offer Baltimore can't refuse.
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