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Scott Milanovich turned down Jeff Saturday’s offer to call the Colts

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When the Colts made the shock resolution to call Jeff Saturday as interim head coach, one of many first questions was who Saturday would play the offensive recreation. Seems, Saturday’s first choose turned down the job.

Colts quarterbacks coach Scott Milanovich stated right this moment that Saturday provided him the draft position, however Milanovich turned it down. This led Parks Frazier, a comparatively inexperienced coach who beforehand held the title of passing recreation specialist/assistant quarterbacks coach, to get the job.

“Sure, Jeff and I talked about it,” Milanovich stated, through Indianapolis star🇧🇷 “We talked about it, I talked to my household. Finally, it simply wasn’t the proper state of affairs for me on the time and for the staff.”

Milanovich did not go into element about why it wasn’t the proper state of affairs, however there have been rumors that Milanovich wished a pay elevate if he had further tasks and that the Colts wished him to tackle extra work with out incomes extra pay. It additionally would not be stunning if Milanovich apprehensive that the Colts’ season was going downhill quick and did not wish to be blamed if the Colts offense faltered. On condition that the Colts simply fired head coach Frank Reich and offensive coordinator Marcus Brady, it could be legitimate for Milanovich to really feel that approach.

Though Milanovich held a higher-ranking title on the Colts teaching employees than Frazier, Milanovich famous that Frazier labored with Reich longer, that means that Frazier has extra expertise within the Colts’ offensive system.

“Parks was on this assault. 🇧🇷 🇧🇷 a minimum of twice as a lot time as I’ve,” Milanovich stated. “He is prepared for this. We’re all supporting him. I believe he proved that on Sunday.”

Milanovich stated Saturday did a wonderful job in his first week as caretaker supervisor, and Milanovich is optimistic concerning the course the staff is heading. Even when Milanovich did not desire a greater position within the staff.

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