Found January 05, 2012 on
Raheem Morris reportedly met with members of the Washington Redskins front office on Wednesday, a group that includes general manager Bruce Allen, formerly of the Bucs.
The news is being reported by the Washington Post.
Morris, fired from his post as Bucs head coach on Monday, was an accomplished defensive backs coach before being promoted in Tampa Bay. It's not clear what, if any, role he spoke with the Redskins about, but a likely assumption would be that he is under consideration for a job coaching Washington's secondary.
Morris hasn't responded to attempts to reach him today, but we'll let you know if and when we get in touch with him.
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