Find Station

Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy Has 'Mutual Interest' With Another NFL Team: Report

Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy reportedly has "mutual interest" with the Washington Commanders in Bienemy accepting the same position with the franchise, sources with knowledge of the situation told NFL Network's Ian Rapoport Friday (February 17) morning.

"Sources: The #Commanders and #Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy have mutual interest and it’s trending in the right direction toward him being their new coordinator. Both sides are working through specifics, but Bieniemy is the top choice. If all goes well, this should be official today.," Rapoport tweeted.

Chiefs senior assistant and quarterbacks coach Matt Nagy, who had previously held the position in 2016 and 2017, is reportedly expected to be promoted to offensive coordinator should Bieniemy take the position in Washington, according to Rapoport.

Bieniemy was hired by the Chiefs shortly after head coach Andy Reid in 2013, initially working as the team's running backs coach before being promoted to offensive coordinator in 2018, which coincided with Patrick Mahomes' first season as Kansas City's starting quarterback.

The Chiefs have annually ranked as one of the NFL's top offenses during Bieniemy's tenure, just days removed from their second Super Bowl victory in four seasons, as well as their third appearance during that span. Nagy returned to the Chiefs staff last offseason after four seasons as the head coach of the Chicago Bears.

The 44-year-old had previously worked with Reid as a coaching intern (2008-09), coaches' assistant (2010) and offensive quality control coach (2011-12) during his tenure with the Philadelphia Eagles before initially joining the Kansas City staff as a quarterbacks coach.

Colin Cowherd: Don't Count Out LeBron's Lakers From Winning the NBA Finals

Doug Gottlieb on Russell Westbrook: 'His Days in the NBA Are Numbered'

Jason Whitlock Says Russell Westbrook is the 'Most Overvalued Player Ever'

Rob Parker: LeBron James Being Booed at Super Bowl Proves He's Not the GOAT

Rob Parker Says the Raiders Will Deeply Regret Cutting Derek Carr

Jason Whitlock Says LeBron's Legacy is Overstated: 'He's a Useful Idiot'

Colin Cowherd's Four Reasons Why the Bears Should Trade Justin Fields ASAP

Colin Cowherd Ranks the Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks Heading in Next Season

Jason Whitlock: Why I Will Never Pull For LeBron James

Rob Parker: Durant/Kyrie/Harden Nets Were the Biggest Failures in Sports History