The Bucs introduced they accomplished their interview with offensive coordinator candidate Klint Kubiak. The Broncos passing sport coordinator final 12 months, Kubiak didn’t run his offense in Denver. Relatively he ran new head coach Nathaniel Hackett’s offense, which was largely ineffective in Denver and led to his firing after simply 15 video games.
Kubiak, 35, was the offensive coordinator in Minnesota throughout the 2021 season after spending the 2019-20 seasons because the Vikings quarterbacks coach. His father, Gary Kubiak was the previous Texans head coach (2006-13) and Broncos head coach (2015-16), whereas additionally serving because the offensive coordinator in Baltimore (2014) and Minnesota (2020).
Klint Kubiak grew up in his father’s offense, which is from the Mike Shanhan system the place Gary Kubiak served because the Broncos offensive coordinator from 1995-2005. The Shanahan/Kubiak offense options numerous outdoors zone runs, play-action passes, bootlegs and misdirection. It’s much like offenses run by Kyle Shanhan in San Francisco and Mike McDaniels, a Shanahan disciple, in Miami.
Bucs OC Candidate Kubiak Known as Performs In Denver and Minnesota
Underneath Klint Kubiak in Minnesota the Vikings offense averaged 362.8 yards per sport, which ranked tenth within the league and averaged 25 factors per sport, which ranked thirteenth within the NFL.
Kirk Cousins made the Professional Bowl in 2021, finishing 66.3 % of his passes for 4,221 yards with 33 touchdowns and 7 interceptions. Professional Bowl rookie Justin Jefferson caught 108 passes for 1,616 yards (15 avg.) and 10 touchdowns, whereas Adam Thielen contributed 67 receptions for 726 yards (10.8) and 10 TDs as effectively.
The Vikings had the league’s Seventeenth-ranked speeding assault, averaging 113.5 yards per sport. Professional Bowler Dalvin Cook dinner led the best way with 1,159 yards and 6 touchdowns whereas averaging 4.7 yards per sport.
Earlier than he entered the NFL because the Vikings offensive high quality management coach (2013-14), Kubiak was the offensive high quality management coach (2010-11) and a grad assistant (2012) at Texas A&M the place he labored with Bucs vast receiver Mike Evans. Kubiak then coached receivers at Kansas (2015) after which was again within the NFL as an offensive assistant with father in Denver (2016-18).
The Bucs are additionally anticipated to interview Jaguars passing sport coordinator Jim Bob Cooter and Vikings receivers coach Keenan McCardell, who was a Professional Bowl vast receiver in Tampa Bay from 2002-03. McCardell caught two touchdowns within the Bucs’ victory in Tremendous Bowl XXXVII.