Holmgrem To Only Take A Year Off

Former Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren intends to remain out of football this coming season, but told Seattle’s KJR-AM radio’s Dave “Softy” Mahler on Tuesday that he plans to return to the NFL in 2010. Holmgren said he doesn’t know if he wants to continue in coaching or take a front-office job, but made it clear that he’s not ready for retirement. Mike Holmgren says he wants to return to the NFL in 2010. “I think I want to work again. Yeah, absolutely,” Holmgren told Mahler. “We’re going to take the year off, then after next season we’ll see. I plan to go back to work. Now where and in what capacity, that is pretty vague. But I know this. I want to do something. That’s pretty much a given.