Commentary

Belichick is simply the best coach in the NFL

Plenty of NFL coaches did award-worthy work this season, but Scouts Inc.'s Gary Horton says there is really only one choice for Coach of the Year.

Originally Published: December 27, 2007
By Gary Horton | Scouts Inc.
We might never have been a year that has seen more legitimate candidates for NFL Coach of the Year than 2007. Some coaches have taken great talents and blended them together while others have taken lesser players and gotten the most out of them. Let's take a look at the top eight candidates from this season:

Gary Horton spent 10 years in the NFL as a scout and another 10 years at the college level as an assistant coach and recruiter. He is the founder and most seasoned member of the Scouts Inc. staff, and his extensive experience at all levels of football make him an excellent talent evaluator.