Cowboys News App [Android]

BREAKING: Brian Schottenheimer named Dallas Cowboys offensive coordinator

On Saturday, the Dallas Cowboys announced will be their new . He is replacing who recently parted ways with the Cowboys to take on the OC role for the .

Schottenheimer is in a new role with the Cowboys, but he's not new to this type of job or to the team. He served as an offensive consultant to the during the . This was the 22nd season in the league for the 49-year-old.

In 2021, he was the for the . Aside from that, he's been an offensive coordinator for the Rams and the Seahawks. He has also been a for the Colts and the Jets.

“I am very happy to have Brian take on this key role with our team,” Mike McCarthy said. “He has been an important part of our staff already and has a great grasp of where we are and where we want to go.”


McCarthy has connections to both Brian Schottenheimer and his father Marty Schottenheimer. The elder Schottenheimer is known for being one of only 13 coaches to win at least 200 games. Marty gave McCarthy his first NFL job in 1993. He hired the then 29-year-old McCarthy as the quality control coach of the

McCarthy ended up on the same staff with Brian Schottenheimer in 1998, his last season with the Chiefs. Brian was added as an offensive assistant that season. 

It was announced earlier this week that Mike McCarthy is expected to be the play caller for the Dallas Cowboys next season. This means that Schottenheimer will likely be responsible for running practices, installing the offensive scheme, and the week-to-week

Brian Schottenheimer is known for his commitment to the while Coach McCarthy is expected to run a West Coast . It will be interesting to see what kind of offensive scheme grows from the influence of these coaches. 


Jazz Monet
Jazz Monet
Sports culture analyst. Sports competition enthusiast. Host of Bitches Love Sports podcast. Personal trainer. Roller derby athlete and trainer.

COntinue Reading


Notify of

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

1 Comment
Newest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

> Join our team...

-- COWBOYS ANDROID APP --Free Dallas Cowboys News App for Android