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LeSean McCoy on why Eric Bieniemy isn’t an NFL head coach

LeSean McCoy just isn’t a member of the Eric Bieniemy fan membership.

Bieniemy, the 52-year-old offensive coordinator of the Chiefs, has been thought-about by the media to be a prime NFL head teaching candidate however a number of cycles have come and gone with out him touchdown a job.

McCoy, who performed on the Chiefs in 2019, appeared on SiriusXM’s “I am Athlete Tonight” and blasted his former coordinator.

“There’s a reason why every year they keep hyping him up to get a head coaching job, or an offensive coordinator job somewhere else, and he don’t get one,” McCoy stated.

“He talks to players a certain way, and some players would take it. I wouldn’t take it. There’s some questions I’m gonna ask. Everyone’s accountable. It’s not because he’s a black coach [that he’s not getting hired]. That’s not the reason.”

McCoy continued, saying that “no one hires him because they know what type of coach he really is.”

LeSean McCoy blasted his former offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy this week.
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McCoy was working up on the deadline of this system when he launched into this, so any elaboration must come at a later time.

Chiefs coach Andy Reid was requested in regards to the remarks from McCoy, whom he additionally coached for quite a lot of years on the Eagles, by reporters on Thursday.

“Sometimes it’s hard on a veteran player,” Reid said. “Maybe their efficiency degree isn’t what it was once — and it’s onerous to take [criticism] typically. [Bieniemy’s] going to push you to attempt to maximize what you’ve acquired. That’s considered one of his strengths.

Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy has gone a number of cycles with out touchdown a head teaching job.
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“He’s no different than he is with you guys. He’ll come in and shoot you straight. Sometimes you want to hear it. Sometimes you don’t.”

Reid made it clear that he has not lost his admiration for his former working again.

“I’m a big LeSean fan,” Reid stated. “In my eyes, he’s a future Hall of Fame running back. If you look at it statistically, he’s tremendous. But he wasn’t the youngest pup in the kennel here. He was on the back side [of his career] — and sometimes that’s hard to take.”