Jackson hired as assistant coach

Former Glendale Community College quarterback

Hue Jackson

was named an assistant coach with the

Cincinnati Bengals

on Friday. Jackson served as head coach of the

Oakland Raiders

, who finished 8-8 and in second place in the

American Football Conference

’s West Division. Jackson, who played at Glendale college from 1983-84, was fired by the Raiders in early January.

Jackson will begin his second coaching stint with the Bengals. He was on their coaching staff from 2004-06.