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Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

Weekly, we take a look around the SB Nation family of NFL blogs. Here are the news stories and analysis they are discussing.

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AFC EAST:

New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

2015 NFL Coaching Search: Josh McDaniels Expected to Stay with Patriots - Pats Pulpit
The Patriots look to keep their offensive coordinator for one more season.

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

New York Jets Hire Todd Bowles as Head Coach - Gang Green Nation
Boom. Here it is, folks! Jets are hiring Todd Bowles as their HC, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 14, 2015 After much speculation that it would be Doug Marrone,...

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Jim Schwartz out, Dennis Thurman in as Bills defensive coordinator, per reports - Buffalo Rumblings
Early reports that Jim Schwartz would coach under Rex Ryan in Buffalo appear to be false, as reports are now surfacing that Schwartz will leave, and Dennis Thurman will run Ryan's defense for the Bills.

AFC NORTH:

Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Gary Kubiak staying with the Ravens as offensive coordinator - Baltimore Beatdown
Ravens announce Kubiak will remain with organization.

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

Steelers hire Keith Butler as defensive coordinator - Behind the Steel Curtain
Keith Butler has his first new job since 2003. He was named the Steelers' defensive coordinator Tuesday, officially replacing Dick LeBeau. The odds-on favorite from the start, Butler becomes the team's first new defensive coordinator since 2004.

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

Roster bonuses approaching for Andy Dalton and Vontaze Burfict - Cincy Jungle
Taking a look at the team's roster bonuses heading into the offseason and noting that Andy Dalton and Vontaze Burfict will receive significant bonuses come March.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Browns OC Search, Meet the Candidate: John DeFilippo - Dawgs By Nature
Next on the OC candidate list is Raiders QB coach John DeFilippo.

AFC SOUTH:

Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Texans' Mike Maccagnan Expected To Be Hired As Jets' General Manager - Battle Red Blog
A member of the Texans front office is heading to the Big Apple. What does this mean for the Houston Texans?

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

2015 NFL Mock Draft: Titans and Marcus Mariota - Music City Miracles
A new mock draft today has the Titans taking a quarterback,

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

Who will be the Jaguars next offensive coordinator? - Big Cat Country
The Jaguars seem to be looking for an offensive coordinator that meets certain criteria, so who are some potential targets?

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

Maybe Pep Hamilton Won't be a Head Coach this Year After All - Stampede Blue
Though two teams requested interviews with Colts offensive coordinator Pep Hamilton, it's beginning to become a very real possibility that he won't be an NFL head coach this year after all.

AFC WEST:

Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

John Fox's exit as Broncos coach was 'a long time coming' - Mile High Report
Apparently there was some dysfunction inside the Broncos Front Office.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

Will Peyton Manning retire? Should San Diego Chargers fans want him to? - Bolts From The Blue
Peyton Manning was noncommittal about returning for the 2015 season after the Broncos were eliminated from the playoffs on Sunday.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

In all the ways that matter, Jack Del Rio is the anti Dennis Allen - Silver And Black Pride
From all indications, the Raiders next head coach will be Jack Del Rio. That's Broncos Defensive Coordinator, Jack Del Rio. A title that many Raiders fans seem to not be able to get over because...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

Watching the Kansas City Chiefs this year was fun - Arrowhead Pride
The end of a season is never fun (well, I suppose it is after a Super Bowl win. But, um, I wouldn't know). There's always a lot of angst, anger, and alliteration from fans at this time of the...

NFC EAST:

New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Giants Morning Report: Defensive coordinator search updates - Big Blue View
Stay with Big Blue View as we keep you updated on the continuing twists, turns and possibilities.

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Chip Kelly compares Marcus Mariota to Peyton Manning - Bleeding Green Nation
Chip can't stop gushing about his former quarterback.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Cowboys Defensive Coordinator Rod Marinelli Will Stay in Dallas - Blogging The Boys
Early reports are that the Cowboys have agreed to a deal that will keep Marinelli in Dallas.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

Giants Not Interested In Raheem Morris, Interviewing With Redskins Tuesday - Hogs Haven
The Redskins will finally interview Raheem Morris after allowing him to try for the Giants DC job

NFC NORTH:

Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Packers-Cowboys Reaction: Davante Adams Steps Up At The Right Time - Acme Packing Company
Wide receiver Davante Adams got back on track Sunday for the Green Bay Packers.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Martin Mayhew not concerned about Lions' struggles on offense - Pride Of Detroit
The Detroit Lions may have taken a step back on offense from a statistical standpoint in 2014, but Martin Mayhew was still impressed by that unit.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

Pace's first task could prove his toughest - Windy City Gridiron
With big names taking themselves out of the coaching search and new GM Ryan Pace saying the coach is the most important hire he will make, who is the man for the Bears?

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

2015 NFL Mock Draft: A New Name At Receiver For The Vikings? - Daily Norseman
In their latest 2015 Mock Draft, the folks from the mothership stayed with the same position for the Minnesota Vikings, but brought in a different name.

NFC SOUTH:

New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Saints Need To Replace Bill Johnson - Canal Street Chronicles
Following the disappointing 2014 Saints season, changes will continue to be made in personnel and on the coaching staff. Perhaps no coach is in need of replacing as much as defensive line coach Bill Johnson.

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Falcons Coaching Rumors: John Fox an Unlikely Hire For Atlanta - The Falcoholic
The Atlanta Falcons seem to have narrowed down their coaching search, but could John Fox throw a wrench in the process?

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

Panthers Lose Playoffs but Win a Young Heart - Cat Scratch Reader
A young fan wrote a letter to all 32 NFL teams asking why he should be a fan of them... guess which team was the only one to respond.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Rod Marinelli expected to be Buccaneers defensive coordinator - Bucs Nation
The Buccaneers should have the legendary defensive coach back in the building soon.

NFC WEST:

San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

49ers to interview Adam Gase Tuesday, Jim Tomsula remains top in-house candidate, per Maiocco - Niners Nation
The San Francisco 49ers are expected to conduct a second interview with Adam Gase on Tuesday, but Jim Tomsula remains the internal favorite. How will this play out?

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Todd Bowles getting 2nd round of interviews with Falcons, Jets; Bears want another, too - Revenge of the Birds
Things heating up for the AZ DC.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

Then and now: More than half of the starters for Seahawks and Packers from "Fail Mary" won't be playing this week - Field Gulls
You're going to see the Golden Tate "Fail Mary" reception against the Green Bay Packers from Week 3 of the 2012 season a lot this week. A lot of talking about how "so-and-so can get redemption" or...

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

2015 NFL Salary Cap: St. Louis Rams - Turf Show Times
Part one (of a 12-part offseason salary cap series) examines projections for the 2015 NFL Salary Cap, and how the salary cap will affect the Rams' offseason plans.