The Bengals know who they want to be their next head coach.
Cincinnati will hire Rams quarterback coach Zac Taylor as quickly as Los Angeles’ season is over, in accordance to NFL Network, which cited unidentified sources.
From @gmfb Weekend: The #Bengals’ will hire #Rams QB coach Zac Taylor every time their season ends, and preserve watch over Jack Del Rio & Brian Callahan as DC and OC targets; Meanwhile, the #Dolphins will watch their future HC proper this second in Brian Flores. pic.twitter.com/js2Z7lhVbt
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 20, 2019
Taylor was the University of Cincinnati offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach in 2016. He moved on to Los Angeles to coach the massive receivers in 2017 and was named the quarterbacks coach in 2018.
He moreover frolicked with the Dolphins as an assistant quarterbacks coach and interim offensive coordinator.
Taylor carried out quarterback at Wake Forest and Nebraska at school. Over his final two seasons with the Cornhuskers he threw 45 touchdowns to 20 interceptions whereas ending 57.2 p.c of his passes.
Taylor’s Rams are nonetheless inside the playoffs and face off with the Saints on Sunday inside the NFC Championship sport.
The Bengals fired former head coach Marvin Lewis after 16 seasons with the group. He went 131-122-3 in his time in Cincinnati.
Cincinnati had moreover been rumored to be looking at former Browns head coach Hue Jackson and former Broncos head coach Vance Joseph for its head educating vacancy.