No Head Coach for the Colts; McDaniels Backs Out
INDIANAPOLIS--The Colts were all set to introduce their next head coach at a press conference at 4 Wednesday afternoon. But now Josh McDaniels is instead staying put in New England.
In the past 48 hours, Patriots owner Robert Kraft began talking with Josh McDaniels and ultimately wound up sweetening his contract, helping to entice him to remain in New England, per sources. Bill Belichick has his OC back.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) February 7, 2018
ESPN's Adam Schefter Tweeted Tuesday evening that McDaniels had decided to remain with the Patriots after management had a talk with him and sweetened his deal.
The Colts released a statement saying they would continue the search for a new head coach.
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