Word came in last week that the Eagles were not interviewing special teams coordinator Dave Phipp to interview the Eagles, but hiring a new head coach in Philadelphia appears to be heartening when it comes to Fipp. Is changed.
Dave birket’s Detroit free press There are reports that the Lions now hope to appoint Fipp to run special teams on the staff of head coach Dan Campbell. He joins assistant head coach / running back coach Duce Staley as he steps out of the Eagles for the Lions’ offseason.
FIP has been with the Eagles since 2013 and worked under both Chip Kelly and Doug Pederson in that period. He was an assistant special teams coach with the Dolphins in 2011 and 2012 when Campbell was the team’s tight ends coach.
Fipp will be hiring to fill all three Coordinator spots on the Lions staff. Former Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn will take offense and former Saints defensive coach Coach Aaron Glenn will be in charge of the other side.