Report: Bret Bielema could be joining Joe Judge in New York

By WEEI 93.7

The Patriots could be losing another member of their coaching staff to the Giants.

According to ESPN's Jordan Raanan, Joe Judge's staff remains somewhat of a mystery, but Bret Bielema is expected to be in the mix for his defensive coordinator. Bielema has been with the Patriots for the last two seasons -- 2018 as a special assistant and 2019 as the defensive line coach.

Bielema has head-coaching experience at the collegiate level, as he was the head coach at Wisconsin from 2006-12 and then at Arkansas from 2013-17.

Given Steve Belichick and Jerod Mayo ahead of him on the coaching depth chart, it could be argued Bielema wouldn't have much of a shot of advancing up the ladder in New England and thus the desire to go elsewhere.