Caldwell, the Dolphins’ assistant head coach and quarterbacks coach, is taking a depart of absence to deal with well being points. He’ll nonetheless function a guide to go coach Brian Flores.
“I will likely be stepping again as a consequence of some medical problems that require my full consideration,” Caldwell mentioned. “I wish to thank Stephen Ross, Chris Grier, Coach Flores and the remainder of the group for the help they’ve given me and my household.”
Flores mentioned he helps Caldwell’s determination to give attention to his well being.
“Our focus is on Jim’s well being and supporting him in each manner that we are able to,” Flores mentioned. “Together with his information and expertise, Jim has been a useful member to our teaching employees and can proceed to function a sounding board for me all through the season.”
The 64-year-old Caldwell, who was the top coach of the Colts from 2009-11 and the Lions from 2014-17, didn’t disclose the character of his well being points.