Marrone was chosen to replace Gus Bradley, who was fired in late November after going 14-48 in three-plus seasons. The Jaguars (3-13) also gave General Manager Dave Caldwell a two-year contract extension.
Coughlin, who was Jacksonville's first coach and won two Super Bowls in eight seasons with the
Marrone, who also interviewed with Los Angeles and San Francisco, served as Jacksonville's interim coach for the final two games.
Nelson left in the second quarter of the 31-13 win over the New York Giants in a wild-card game Sunday. He took a shot to the left side of his body from safety
Moore was hit in the chin as he threw a pass, and the play drew a roughing-the-passer penalty on Pittsburgh's Bud Dupree. Dolphins medical staff attended to Moore on the field, and he was evaluated on the sideline by an independent neurological consultant and team physician before returning to the game. Moore missed only one play in Miami's 30-12 loss Sunday.
Porter is charged
Police said the incident occurred at about 9:30 p.m. Sunday, hours after the Steelers' 30-12 playoff victory over the Miami Dolphins.
According to a criminal complaint filed by police officer Paul Abel, Porter — who appeared to be intoxicated — grabbed the 5-foot-6, 145-pound Abel by the arms and lifted him off the ground during the altercation, and grabbed his wrists "so tightly I could not pull them away from him, no matter how hard I tried," Abel said.
Porter was charged with aggravated assault on Abel, simple assault on the doorman, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness.