Top Candidates To Replace Mike Nolan As Dallas Cowboys Defensive Coordinator In 2021 (If He’s Fired)

published 1 month ago by Chat Sports

Mike Nolan is back to being on the hot seat as Dallas Cowboys Defensive Coordinator. The Cowboys defense has not been good this year and many Cowboys fans want Nolan fired. If Nolan gets fired, there are plenty of defensive coordinator candidates for the Cowboys to replace Mike Nolan for the 2021 season. Dallas Cowboys rumors have focused on the coaching staff, as the finger-pointing has begun over who is to blame for the Cowboys’ issues right now. Mike Nolan has drawn plenty of heat as the Cowboys defensive coordinator and with one of the NFL’s worst defenses, could he be fired after Year 1? It could happen, which is why Cowboys Report host Tom Downey breaks down the top potential defensive coordinator candidates for the Cowboys. Find who the top Mike Nolan replacements are today on the Cowboys Report! Cowboys defensive coordinator candidates are tough to figure out, since the Cowboys might hire a coach who has never been a defensive coordinator. But there are some options with experience, like Wade Phillips, Dan Quinn, Marvin Lewis and even on-staff George Edwards. Cowboys rumors have not been kind to the defense, who rank dead last in the NFL in scoring defense. But they have been better since Sean Lee returned as a healthy player. And it might be a hot take, but Cowboys Report host Tom Downey is on board with Lee as DC. Are you? Top Mike Nolan Replacements: #10 Chris Hewitt (Ravens DB Coach) #9 Jim Leonhard (Wisconsin DC) #8 Marvin Lewis (ASU DC) #7 Brian Baker (Colts DL Coach) #6 Jerod Mayo (Patriots ILB Coach) #5 Aaron Glenn (Saints DB Coach) #4 George Edwards (Cowboys Asst.) #3 Wade Phillips (Former Rams HC) #2 Sean Lee (Cowboys LB) #1 Dan Quinn (Former Falcons HC) Cowboys News: Subscribe to the Cowboys Report YouTube channel - the #1-most watched channel on YouTube! Give our Cowboys Facebook page a LIKE: Email us for that jersey deal that Tom mentioned: cowboys@chatsports.com Have an idea on who should be the next DC? Hit up Cowboys Report host Tom Downey on social media and give him your thoughts: Keep up with the latest Cowboys updates on the Chat Sports website:

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