The Jets have agreed in principle for the San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh over the past four seasons to be their head coach.
Saleh will become the 20th Jets head coach in franchise history and their 18th coach has been appointed to take the reins of Green & White ahead of the start of the new season.
Under Saleh’s supervision, in 2020 San Francisco had a maximum defense of 10 yards on all (fifth), accelerated (seventh) and passing yards (fourth) .In 1919, San Francisco finished second. Overall in the league, with all defenses with 281.8 yards / game the team has been authorized to play their best since 1997 and the first to defend a pass with 169.2 yards / game allowed best in NFL since Rex Ryan and the Jets defended 153.7 yards / game in 2009 after training for the 49ers unit, Saleh was awarded The Sporting News’ Coordinator of the Year.
A similar ranking came on Saleh’s previous pro stop in 16 seasons before Jacksonville from 2014-16.He was the Jaguar’s backer coach and the team developed sixth and ranked. Five against the passing goals in his final season with Jack from 2011-13, he was Seattle’s defensive quality control coach with a focus on LBs and the Seahawks’ defense rising to number 1 in the league. Overall against his last year’s goal and score in the Great Northwest in 2013.
Saleh occupied three different titles in six seasons with Houston from 2005-10 and the Texans moved into the top half of the league in multiple defense categories in 2009, the first in his two seasons. As an assistant coach of the quarterback player
A native of Michigan, Saleh grew up in Dearborn and started TE for four seasons at Northern Michigan University. Before entering the professional coaching position, Saleh expanded his Michigan roots with two seasons as a professional coach. Assisted to coach at Michigan and another season at Central Michigan before taking a short break at the University of Georgia in 2005 before heading to Houston.