The Cowboys introduced a multi-year contract extension with offensive coordinator Kellen Moore on Saturday evening.
Moore, 32, interviewed for the top teaching job at Boise State, the place he grew to become a school soccer star from 2008-11. Moore and Oregon defensive coordinator Andy Avalos have been thought of favorites for the job left open by the departure of Bryan Harsin for Auburn.
“I’m very excited to stay with the Dallas Cowboys because the offensive coordinator,” Moore stated in an announcement Saturday. “I’ll not be pursuing the top teaching job at Boise State. I like Boise State. I’ll all the time root for them, and I hope in the future to be part of this system once more.
“We’re constructing one thing particular right here in Dallas. I’m grateful to the Jones household and Mike McCarthy for offering me with the chance to teach these particular gamers. I’m excited for us to place all of it collectively and end the job.”
It feels prefer it’s time to contemplate Moore the head-coach-in-waiting, which is what Jason Garrett was as offensive coordinator below Wade Phillips. Garrett took over for Phillips in the course of the 2010 season.
Garrett named Moore offensive coordinator in 2019, and Moore remained in the identical place after McCarthy was employed through the offseason.
“Kellen mixes it up fairly good,” proprietor Jerry Jones stated lately on 105.three The Fan. “Mike truly has to have a bit of lid sometimes on Kellen. It’s a very good factor, an actual constructive factor. That’s what makes Kellen so thrilling to be a part of the Cowboys.”
The Cowboys ranked first in yards in 2019, and even after dropping Dak Prescott in Week 5 this season and enjoying three different quarterbacks, completed 12th. They’re 16th in factors.
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