Found January 26, 2013 on NFL Trade Rumors:
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ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that former Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams is on the “verge” of becoming the assistant head coach of the Tennessee Titans pending Williams’ reinstatement to the league from his Bountygate suspension. Filed to ESPN: Suspended former Saints DC Gregg Williams already has met with Titans and is on verge of becoming Tennessee’s assistant HC. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 26, 2013 CBS’s Jason LaCanfora writes that Williams, and the NFL commissioner Roger Goodell are expected to meet sometime next week to discuss Williams’s reinstatement. The Rams recently fired Williams, who was hired prior the 2012 season, after missing all of the season because of the Bountygate suspension. Williams is very familiar in the Titans organization, as he worked for them from 1997 to 2000 as their defensive coordinator.     The post Report: Titans Close To Hire Gregg Williams As Their Assistant Head Coach appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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