Tom Cable

Falcons' Shanahan will have another meeting with 49ers

Kyle Shanahan remains focused on helping the Falcons win their first Super Bowl championship.

No matter what happens, Atlanta's offensive coordinator appears certain to land his first head coaching job.

Shanahan said Thursday he plans to talk again with the San Francisco 49ers about their coaching vacancy, with all signs pointing to him landing the position. He is the only apparent candidate, and the 49ers are the lone team that hasn't hired a coach.

"I'm definitely excited about that," Shanahan said. "But it's not really something that I know what the situation is right now."

The son of former NFL coach Mike Shanahan interviewed with the...