Posts Tagged ‘mike heimerdinger’

Mike Heimerdinger Dies at 58

Mike Heimerdinger, a veteran assistant in the NFL who coached players including Steve McNair and Vince Young, has died. He was 58. The Titans confirmed Heimerdinger’s death after talking with his family. He died Friday while in Mexico to receive experimental cancer treatments. He was offensive coordinator for the Titans when he was diagnosed with […]

Titans OC Mike Heimerdinger Undergoing Chemo for Cancer

Titans offensive coordinator Mike Heimerdinger is bravely battling cancer, undergoing chemotherapy treatments. He’s down to 170 pounds after weighing around 230 pounds at Thanksgiving. “The hard part is I am not a real patient person, and this is not a patient disease,” Heimerdinger told the Tennessean. “It is a marathon and I want it done […]

Ex-Titans OC Mike Heimerdinger Searching For A New Job

The Tennessean reports that former Titans OC Mike Heimerdinger is looking for work, and he was at the combine over the weekend seeing if anyone had any interest. Mike Heimerdinger spent his Sunday here at the NFL Combine watching quarterbacks throw inside Lucas Oil Stadium. He didn’t try and hide his real reason for coming […]

Titans Offense Struggling; Preseason Finale Tonight

The Titans are looking for improvements from their offense in tonight’s preseason finale at Green Bay.  Offensive coordinator Mike Heimerdinger says he is focusing on the receivers, while most of the media coverage is about quarterback Vince Young.  Heimerdinger tells Nashville’s “Tennessean” newspaper that Young is executing well, but he needs help from his receivers.  The […]

Titans Bring Back Heimerdinger As Coordinator

The Titans hired Mike Heimerdinger as their new offensive coordinator on Thursday.  It will be Heimerdinger’s second stint with the Titans after spending the last two seasons as the assistant head coach and quarterbacks coach of the Denver Broncos.  Heimerdinger was the offensive coordinator in Tennessee from 2000-04.  He replaces Norm Chow, who was fired […]

Titans to Talk to Heimerdinger About Coordinator Position

The Titans are moving quickly after firing Norm Chow, as the team has asked and gotten permission to talk to former assistant and now Broncos assistant head coach Mike Heimerdinger.  Jeff Fisher has a long history with Heimerdinger, as he hired him back in 2000 as the teams offensive coordinator, and then he left Tennessee […]