According to various sources, the Jacksonville Jaguars have removed former second-year defensive
According to the first reports, the entire defensive staff was relieved. However, according to Aaron Wilson of KPRC2,
Houston's defensive quality control coach Patrick Reilly is the only defensive staffer that has been retained by the organization.
While the pure metrics showed slight overall improvements or regressions in the Jaguars' defense
the team's second-half collapse during the bye week revealed severe communication issues down the stretch. After a strong defensive start
to the season, there were serious discussions that Caldwell may be a top head coach interview candidate during the Jaguars' bye week
However, the squad would lose five of its last six games, dropping from 8-3 to 9-8. During this period, the defense suffered consistent, virtually weekly broken coverages
notably conceding 34 points to the Jake Browning-led Cincinnati Bengals, culminating in the season-ending breakdown against the Tennessee Titans