Larry Fitzgerald is a future Pro Football Hall of Famer, but put him on ice and he’s hardly recognizable.
The Cardinals star, fresh off announcing he’ll play a 14th NFL season, joined the NHL’s Coyotes for practice Monday, and the videos that followed were, in a word, amusing. Think Bambi on ice, if Bambi had been a 6-3 wide receiver.
Marvez also reported Shanahan is “targeting” a pair of former Falcons Cheap Jerseys Youth colleagues: Jerome Henderson (co-defensive coordinator) and Mike McDaniel (wide receivers). Henderson would share DC duties with Chargers assistant Robert Saleh. Shanahan and Saleh were assistants with the Texans from 2006-09.
The Niners had settled on Shanahan long before Monday but waited until after the Super Bowl to announce his hire. He earned Sporting News’ Coordinator of the Year award after leading the NFL’s highest-scoring offense in the 2016 regular season. His play-calling in the Super Bowl came into question when Atlanta faltered badly late after taking a 28-3 lead against New England. Shanahan was criticized for being overly aggressive late in the game when a run-oriented attack likely would have secured a championship Cheap Kids Jerseys NHL for the Falcons.
Atlanta was outscored 31-0 from late in the third quarter through overtime and lost 34-28.