The Baltimore Ravens hired Marc Trestman as their offensive coordinator, keeping with their tendency to hire a former head coach for the position.
Trestman was fired by the Chicago Bears last month after going 5-11 in his second season. He interviewed with Cleveland for the offensive coordinator job before taking the same position with Baltimore.
Trestman is the fourth former head coach in four years to fill the position with the Ravens. He follows
Kubiak, the former coach of the
The Chicago Bears hired Vic Fangio as their defensive coordinator, hoping the veteran coach who spent the last four seasons with San Francisco can breathe some life into the once-storied unit.
The Bears said they have reached an agreement with the 56-year-old Fangio to take over the Bears' struggling defense under new Coach John Fox. Terms were not disclosed.
Chan Gailey, out of football the last two seasons after being fired as Buffalo's coach, was hired by the New York Jets as offensive coordinator.
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