The Washington Soccer Workforce is finalizing a deal to rent Marty Hurney as its normal supervisor, based on NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. The Maryland native had been the Carolina Panthers normal supervisor earlier than he was fired in December after Carolina’s 4-10 begin.
Hurney, 65, labored alongside head coach Ron Rivera in Carolina from 2011-2012 after which once more from 2017-2019. He’s credited for the draft alternatives of Cam Newton, Luke Kuechly, Thomas Davis and Greg Olsen, amongst others.
Hurney’s NFL profession started in public relations with Washington in 1988. He was the assistant normal supervisor of the San Diego Chargers starting in 1990 earlier than becoming a member of Carolina as director of soccer administration in 1999.
In Rivera’s first season with Washington, he compiled a 7-9 file en path to a division crown. Washington has every of its picks within the first 5 rounds of the 2021 NFL Draft, in addition to an extra second spherical choose from San Francisco within the Trent Williams deal. Spotrac.com tasks that the franchise may have the sixth most wage cap house obtainable this offseason.
Possessing one of the vital terrifying defensive fronts in soccer, Hurney will seemingly flip consideration to discovering a franchise quarterback and surrounding that participant with further weapons exterior of broad receiver Terry McLaurin and working again Antonio Gibson.
The Falcons, Panthers, Broncos, Lions, and Texans have all crammed their respective normal supervisor vacancies, leaving Jacksonville as the one one at the moment unfilled.