Kingsbury, 39, was one of five known candidates to interview for the position left vacant by Steve Wilks, who was sacked on New Year's eve following a 3-11 season.
Kingsbury, 39, spent the last six seasons as the head coach of Texas Tech, his alma mater.
The Packers may want to add a few more interviews this week after four teams were eliminated during the first round of the playoffs, but it appears McDaniels will exit the weekend as one of the front runners to replace Mike McCarthy.
New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels won't pursue any of the available head coaching jobs remaining in the current cycle. They will also speak to the Bucs' offensive coordinator. That same day, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the Cardinals and Kingsbury had "strong mutual interest" in each other.
Kingsbury is a prime candidate for the Arizona Cardinals' job.
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USC was well within their rights to do such a thing, but allowing Kingsbury to explore his options, is the right thing to do.
Kingsbury began his coaching career as an offensive quality control coach in Houston and became the Cougars' OC in 2009 under Kevin Sumlin. I've said before I think I have one of the best jobs in the world.
Kingsbury would certainly break the mold. He finished his tenure with the club with a mark of 35-40, never finishing higher than fifth in the Big 12.
He also coached Baker Mayfield in his true freshman season for the Red Raiders. However, he was the offensive coordinator for Johnny Manziel's Texas A&M run. This is a coach who was sacked from his alma mater with a career losing record only a few months ago.
With the National Football League trending toward young, offensive coaches, Kingsbury is perhaps the most exciting name in the business right now.