The Latest: Shanahan, Lynch pairing becomes a possibility (The Associated Press)

Kyle Shanahan sounds as if he’s ready to work with John Lynch. Shanahan, the Atlanta Falcons’ offensive coordinator, is expected to be hired as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers as soon as the Super Bowl is over. ”John is a guy I’ve built a relationship with over the years,” Shanahan told the media during Super Bowl opening night.