Caserio is now on board because the Texans will cut up the roles that, in tandem, proved to be an excessive amount of for O’Brien. He made a number of questionable roster-construction strikes — together with the offseason business of standout huge receiver DeAndre Hopkins to the Arizona Cardinals — and coached the workforce to a report of Zero-Four this season earlier than his dismissal. The Texans completed the season Sunday at Four-12.
It’s the NFL’s first GM hiring up to now. The Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions, Jacksonville Jaguars and Carolina Panthers proceed to seem to switch their fired common managers. The Denver Broncos have introduced plans so as to add a GM to paintings for best soccer govt John Elway, and the Washington Soccer Crew is predicted to rent a common supervisor to pair with Trainer Ron Rivera.
The Texans additionally interviewed Matt Bazirgan, their director of participant body of workers; Louis Riddick, the previous NFL participant, scout and govt who’s now an ESPN “Monday Night time Soccer” broadcaster; Omar Khan, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ vice chairman of soccer and industry management; and Trent Kirchner, the Seattle Seahawks’ vice chairman of participant body of workers.
However they zeroed in on Caserio, who joined the Patriots in 2001 and was once with them for all six in their Tremendous Bowl titles, turning into their director of participant body of workers in 2008. Easterby spent six seasons with the Patriots, starting in 2013, earlier than becoming a member of the Texans in 2019. The Texans attempted to pursue Caserio in 2019 however sponsored down after the Patriots filed a tampering price with the league.