GREEN BAY, Wis. (WSAW) -- On Monday, reports said that the Packers and Matt LaFleur reached an agreement for the 39-year-old to become the 15th head coach in Packers' history.
Now, the details of the deal are being reported. Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network said that LaFleur signed a four-year contract with a fifth-year option.
Done deal: The #Packers and Matt LaFleur agreed to a four-year contract with a fifth-year option, source said. Strong numbers for a first-time coach. They got their guy.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 8, 2019
ESPN's Rob Demovsky reported that the new head coach will be introduced in Green Bay on Wednesday.
New Packers coach Matt LaFleur will travel to Green Bay later today and is expected to be formally introduced tomorrow at Lambeau Field. https://t.co/oIbOnUlosk— Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) January 8, 2019
LaFleur has already started to put together his staff. According to Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Tight End's coach Brian Angelichio will be staying in Green Bay.
One of the #Packers offensive coaches with an offer to stay is TEs coach Brian Angelichio, source said. He served with Kyle Shanahan in Cleveland and knows Matt LaFleur and his offense. #Packers think highly of him.— Tom Silverstein (@TomSilverstein) January 8, 2019
The team has not officially announced the signing of LaFleur.