With the Washington Redskins concluding the 2012 regular season with the No. 1 rushing attack in the league and the No. 5 offense overall, offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan has become a hot name for head-coaching vacancies.
After a recent slew of firings, seven teams are now in the market for a head coach. Once the Redskins' season ends, Shanahan will no doubt have an opportunity to pursue other career ventures as interviews are sure to come.
So if Shanahan does leave the Redskins after the postseason, who will fill his spot at offensive coordinator for his father, head coach Mike Shanahan? There's an interesting list of candidates, and here are the top names that could fill the hypothetical vacancy.