It’s a carried out deal.
The Patriots reportedly employed ex-Giants head coach and former offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo to their teaching employees Tuesday. McAdoo’s title might be senior offensive assistant, in response to Sports Illustrated. He is the fourth exterior teaching rent new Patriots headman Jerod Mayo has made this offseason, and the third with ties to director of scouting Eliot Wolf.
McAdoo coached with new Patriots offensive coordinator Alex Van Pelt in Green Bay from 2012-13, when Wolf labored within the Packers’ personnel division. Wolf additionally overlapped with McAdoo from 2006-2011.
McAdoo, 46, was out of soccer final yr after serving because the Panthers’ offensive coordinator in 2022. That season, Carolina completed twentieth in factors scored and twenty fifth by the opponent-and-situation-adjusted metric DVOA. The Panthers parted with McAdoo final offseason throughout a regime change.
His prior stops included one yr as a advisor for the Cowboys in 2021 and training the Jaguars’ quarterbacks in 2020. McAdoo left Jacksonville the next offseason amid a head-coaching change. He spent the 2018 and 2019 seasons out of the league, and hasn’t coached an NFL offense that completed within the prime 10 for scoring since 2015.
His most memorable NFL stint got here in New York, the place he didn’t final two seasons as head coach. After main the 2016 Giants to the playoffs, he was fired the subsequent season following a 2-10 begin and the benching of franchise legend Eli Manning. At that point, McAdoo’s 28 regular-season video games coached have been the fewest by an NFL head coach since 1930.
As head coach, McAdoo succeeded Tom Coughlin after working two years as his offensive coordinator. Like Van Pelt, McAdoo’s longest stint as an assistant was underneath Mike McCarthy in Green Bay. McAdoo coached Packers tight ends from 2006-11 and their quarterbacks, together with Aaron Rodgers, from 2012-13.
Before that, he adopted McCarthy from the Saints’ employees in 2004 to San Francisco in 2005. McAdoo obtained his teaching begin at a Pennsylvania highschool, adopted by faculty stops at Michigan State, Fairfield and Pittsburgh.
The NFL Network first reported McAdoo’s hiring.