Houston Texans CEO Cal McNair nonetheless is considering what route he desires to take his franchise with its head coach and basic supervisor openings and has solicited many opinions, together with these of quarterback Deshaun Watson.
McNair informed ESPN this previous week that he just lately had dinner with Watson, and the route of the Texans’ franchise got here up throughout their dialog. McNair needed to listen to Watson’s ideas and opinions on who needs to be the subsequent head coach, and Watson shared his opinions with McNair.
McNair informed ESPN that he welcomes Watson’s enter and respects his opinion, and in addition desires the star quarterback to be completely happy.
McNair additionally confirmed that he has employed the search agency Korn Ferry to help him together with his head coach and GM search.
“I absolutely understand how vital the final supervisor and head coach hires are for this group,” McNair informed ESPN. “My purpose is to rent nice individuals who match the Houston Texans. I need to construct one thing that our followers, gamers and employees are happy with.
“It is OK to be underneath development proper now as a result of each nice group goes via some robust phases, however I nonetheless strongly consider the longer term may be very vibrant for this group.”
Romeo Crennel has served as Houston’s interim head coach, whereas Jack Easterby has been the interim GM because the Texans fired Bill O’Brien last month.