March 4, 2024

Chip Kelly is expected to be Ohio State’s offensive coordinator after pursuing NFL jobs

Chip Kelly spoke to NFL groups about offensive coordinator openings in current weeks, however he didn’t land any of the out there positions across the league.

Kelly remained the pinnacle coach of UCLA whereas pursuing these jobs, but it surely appears to be like like he gained’t be returning to the varsity for a seventh season. Pete Thamel of reviews that Kelly is expected to be employed because the offensive coordinator at Ohio State.

Former Texans head coach Bill O’Brien was expected to take that job, however he is now set to be the following head coach of Boston College. That job opened as a result of Jeff Hafley left the varsity to turn out to be the Packers defensive coordinator and that transfer together with Kelly’s is an indication of how the desirability of some faculty soccer head teaching jobs have modified because the panorama of faculty soccer has been altered by convention realignment, NIL cash and different components.

Kelly was 35-34 throughout his time at UCLA, which got here after head teaching runs with the Eagles and 49ers within the NFL.