Credit score: Bob Self/Florida Instances-Union-USA TODAY Sports activities
As City Meyer appears to inevitably be one-and-done, Trevor Lawrence ought to need somebody amongst these 5 candidates to be the subsequent Jaguars’ head coach.
Aside from being one in every of two winless groups left within the NFL, head coach City Meyer has no logical solutions for how one can get the Jacksonville Jaguars on monitor. Quarterback Trevor Lawrence is an effective start line for a rebuild, and James Robinson is a succesful working again, however Meyer appears prepared to repeatedly misuse these guys too.
If off-the-field points don’t push him out or result in his firing, Meyer would possibly simply depart Jacksonville on his personal after only one season. The place he goes from there, maybe again to varsity teaching, is unclear. However that received’t be the Jaguars’ drawback. They are going to be tasked with discovering the suitable head coach, and one who can develop Lawrence into the franchise quarterback he has lengthy been anointed to turn out to be.
Giving a younger quarterback important say in a head teaching rent might be not an awesome thought. However the Jaguars might ask Lawrence for his ideas in a much bigger image sense. On his personal, Lawrence is a promoting level to move teaching candidates.
Whether or not he’s given a voice within the inevitable search to exchange Meyer or not, Lawrence ought to need one in every of these 5 coaches to be subsequent Jaguars’ head coach.
Jaguars: 5 coaches Trevor Lawrence ought to wish to change City Meyer
5. Dabo Swinney, Clemson head coach
The Jaguars are absolutely jaded by their expertise with a school coach in Meyer. However that most likely received’t cease Lawrence from wanting his former school head coach to return to Jacksonville. It’s additionally unlikely Swinney will wish to make the bounce to the NFL, perhaps ever and definitely not because the Tigers undergo a more durable than ordinary season (3-2 proper now).
Alongside the identical line as Swinney, and failing to truly get him, Lawrence might pivot to need Clemson offensive coordinator Tony Elliott to be the subsequent Jaguars’ head coach. Neither is occurring, however Lawrence would possibly discover a number of consolation in familiarity because the Meyer expertise continues to go poorly.