Helfrich's main accomplishments all occurred at the collegiate level, where he was the offensive coordinator for OR under former head coach Chip Kelly.
OR head coach Mark Helfrich, works the sidelines against Arizona State in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.
After 21 years of coaching collegiately, Mark Helfrich is making the jump to the NFL.
If Arizona hires Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur to be the Cardinals' new coach, it seems likely he would bring Vic Fangio to be his defensive coordinator.
But Helfrich could not sustain the success of his first season and was sacked by OR after a 4-8 2016 season, finishing with a 36-17 record in four seasons at the helm.
Nagy says he will call plays and that he was the one doing that - not Andy Reid - in the second half of Kansas City's playoff loss to Tennessee.
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As much as the Bears sought a fresh voice and new approach for the offense and quarterback Mitch Trubisky, they were pretty happy with how the defense has come along.
It wouldn't have been the end of the world if the Bears' lost Fangio, as long as they replaced him with a solid DC and there were a couple available, but now the Bears know they have continuity with the defense and will give Fangio the keys to keep building what he's done over the past three seasons.
The Bears finished 5-11 in 2017 and have missed the postseason in 10 of the last 11 years. Hiestand spent the last five seasons in the same position in South Bend. Tabor was Chicago's assistant special teams coach from 2008-2010.
London has spent nine seasons in the National Football League - the past four as Houston's running backs coach.
It also signals the Bears' need to add speed and dynamic playmakers after the catch to an offense that was severely lacking in both areas, except for rookie sensation Tarik Cohen, whose upside is exciting with the new creative offensive minds on board.