爱荷华州 football coach Matt Campbell reaffirmed his commitment to the school Sunday amid speculation that NFL teams want him to be their head coach.
Campbell had a successful 9-3 season with the Cyclones in his fifth season.
“So grateful for the commitment of so many to continue to want to build our program together. Our foundation has been built on Loyalty and Faithfulness and it will continue to be our guiding light. Humbled and Grateful to continue to lead to be different,” 他发了推文.
The 41-year-old was the head coach at Toledo before jumping to Iowa State before the start of the 2016 季节. 他是 3-9 in his first season with the Cyclones, but didn’t have a losing record after that. Iowa State defeated Oregon, 34-17, in the Fiesta Bowl.
Campbell was rumored to be a potential candidate for the 纽约喷气机’ job after the team fired Adam Gase. CBS体育 reported that Campbell would talk to the Jets about the job, 但是 Des Moines Register later reported that it wasn’t true.
Campbell declined to talk with the Jets before the team went with Gase, 根据得梅因纪事. He also reportedly turned down a job in the 新英格兰爱国者’ front office in 2004.
New York will be looking for its fourth head coach since 2010. The Jets haven’t made the playoffs since that season.