The Dallas Cowboys and offensive coordinator Kellen Moore mutually agreed to half methods Sunday, persevering with head coach Mike McCarthy’s coaching staff changes.
Along with Moore, quarterbacks coach Doug Nussmeier is not going to return. Nussmeier’s contract was up.
McCarthy launched a press release Sunday night time, confirming the 2 sides mutually agreed to half methods and thanking Moore for his tenure with the Cowboys.
“I wish to thank Kellen for his deep dedication, laborious work and dedication that had been a core a part of his time with the Cowboys,” McCarthy’s assertion learn, per Todd Archer of ESPN. “The manufacturing of our offense and his mentorship of Dak had been on the heart of Kellen’s influence, and we’re grateful for his tenure and management.”
Moore has been Dallas’ offensive coordinator for the previous 4 seasons, together with one yr earlier than McCarthy arrived in 2020. Throughout his 4 seasons, Moore has presided over an offense that has ranked within the prime 10 in three of these 4 seasons.
The 34-year-old Moore started his teaching profession in 2018 as quarterbacks coach for the Cowboys. Earlier than that, he had a six-year NFL enjoying profession, together with the ultimate three in Dallas from 2015-17.
Moore was a finalist for the Dolphins’ head-coaching job final offseason and interviewed with the Carolina Panthers final week. Moore may have loads of choices as an offensive coordinator.
The Washington Commanders have a emptiness at offensive coordinator. Ought to head coach Ron Rivera place a name to Moore?
It was revealed on Sunday that Rivera was waiting to speak to Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy for a similar job with the Commanders. So why not interview Moore within the meantime?
It’s uncertain Moore would even choose the Commanders. Rivera is coming into what some would name a lame-duck season in 2023, with new possession probably coming aboard quickly.
Moore’s success with Dallas proves he understands the trendy passing recreation whereas committing to the run.
However it’s a must to name Moore, proper?
In the meantime, some imagine McCarthy will take over play-calling duties in Dallas in 2023. That ought to go nicely based mostly on his ultimate years in Inexperienced Bay calling performs.