Cleveland Browns interim head coach Gregg Williams can have a chance to interview for the full-time job, frequent supervisor John Dorsey talked about Wednesday.
“Gregg will get interviewed for the highest instructing place. I really feel he deserves that,” the 58-year-old Dorsey knowledgeable reporters Wednesday on Williams, who took over after the Browns fired Hue Jackson on Oct. 29.
Dorsey elected in opposition to commenting on whether or not or not the Browns’ look for a head coach would lengthen into the collegiate ranks. Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley’s establish has been linked to the job due largely that reigning Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield — the very best normal determine of the 2018 NFL Draft — carried out for the Sooners.
Dorsey talked about the crew plans to start out its instructing search in earnest after the season.
“Me personally, I need to see an individual of character. I need to see an individual who can lead youthful males. I need to see an individual who has acquired extreme soccer acumen. These are the three staple objects there that I seek for,” Dorsey talked about.
Cleveland started the season with a 2-5-1 mark under Jackson after it went Zero-16 in 2017 and 1-15 in 2016.
With Williams on the helm, the Browns dropped a 37-21 willpower to the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs in Week 9 sooner than rebounding with a 28-16 dwelling win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.
The 60-year-old Williams was the highest coach of the Buffalo Funds (2001-03) sooner than serving as a result of the defensive coordinator for the Washington Redskins, Jacksonville Jaguars, New Orleans Saints, Los Angeles Rams and Browns.
Williams might be best recognized for being suspended by the NFL for a yr in 2012 after admitting to his perform inside the Saints’ bounty scandal.