The San Francisco 49ers are in search of a new general manager and head coach. As soon as the announcement was made on Jan. 1 that the 49ers relieved Trent Baalke and Chip Kelly of their duties, reports have emerged on how the franchise will look to fill both roles.
49ers.com has compiled those various media reports on both positions. For the full list of interview candidates, visit the 49ers Report Tracker page.
General Manager Reports
Nick Caserio did not interview with the 49ers today. It looks like the Patriots will keep him onboard.— Jeff Howe (@jeffphowe) January 8, 2017
Insider alert: ESPN analyst Louis Riddick will interview next week in NY for 49ers' GM job, per sources.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 3, 2017
The 49ers have requested to interview highly regarded Chiefs director of player personnel Chris Ballard, per source.— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) January 2, 2017
49ers requested interviews with Josh McDaniels for HC job, and Pats' Director of Player Personnel Nick Caserio for GM job, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 2, 2017
Head Coach Reports
Interest in Carolina D coordinator Sean McDermott continues to heat up. The 49ers have now requested an interview too. Chargers have as well— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) January 5, 2017
49ers requested HC interview with Washington OC Sean McVay, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 3, 2017
Bills interim coach Anthony Lynn will interview with the Rams and 49ers, per source. He will be exploring his options outside Buffalo.— Mike Rodak (@mikerodak) January 2, 2017
Josh McDaniels has agreed to interview with the Rams, 49ers and Jaguars, who have already requested permission— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) January 2, 2017