What the hell are the Browns doing hiring Gregg Williams?

If you are a Browns fan, you have seen it all and then some. You know all of the tropes and cliches that have been thrown your way over the years, anytime a new front office trots it out, it has to make your skin crawl. So what are you expecting to hear when the Browns and the Cleveland media decide to anoint Gregg Williams as a great hire? “Proven Winner.” “Lots of experience...
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January 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Hue Jackson defends hiring Gregg Williams as Browns' DC

Gregg Williams will be the Cleveland Browns’ defensive coordinator in 2017. But according to his boss, head coach Hue Jackson, the most dubious part of Williams’ past will not come to Cleveland. #Browns Jackson on Williams: "We will not be having a Bountygate situation here in Cleveland. That's behind him.'' — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) January 8, 2017 In one respect...
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January 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Browns hire Gregg Williams as defensive coordinator

The Cleveland Browns reportedly will have a new defensive coordinator next season. According to CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora, the Browns have hired Gregg Williams as their defensive coordinator. The Browns have secured Gregg Williams to be their next defensive coordinator. Done deal. Wholesale changes coming to defensive staff — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) January...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Bringing in Gregg Williams is the right move for the Cleveland Browns

The Cleveland Browns are doing all they can to build a winning franchise. We’ve heard it all, and been through it all as Browns fans. This Cleveland fan base is as loyal as it gets in the business; and for some reason that can’t be explained, Brownies fans can be found all over the globe. That being the case, the Browns need to implement a culture change in their coaching staff...
January 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Browns after Wade Phillips, Gregg Williams to coach defense

The Cleveland Browns are reportedly making a switch at defensive coordinator this offseason and are after a couple of big-name coaches to replace Ray Horton. According to Alex Marvez of Sporting News, the Browns have offered St. Louis Rams defensive coordinator Gregg Williams the position and have also contacted Wade Phillips of the Denver Broncos. Source tells @sn_nfl that ...
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January 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Sean Payton sends cryptic tweet after pummeling Rams

Sean Payton carried a little extra motivation with him into Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams. If you didn’t know that at kickoff, you realized it when the New Orleans Saints coach ran a trick play for a touchdown that opened up a 49-21 lead in the fourth quarter. Still not enough to convince you? Perhaps the cryptic tweet Payton sent following the game that featured...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Rob Johnson claims Gregg Williams had training camp spies

Infamous Bountygate instigator Gregg Williams is once again being accused of behaving badly. The current St. Louis Rams defensive coordinator and long-time NFL coach has been accused by former Buffalo Bills quarterback Rob Johnson of placing spies in opposing team’s training camps. When Johnson played for the Bills in 2001, Williams was his head coach. Prior to that, Johnson had...
Via Sportsnaut
October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Gregg Williams maintains BountyGate not meant to injure players

By Vincent Frank Current St. Louis Rams defensive coordinator Gregg Williams will likely deny most of what happened during Bountygate until his dying breath. Three years after Williams and the Saints were thrown the NFL equivalent of the “death penalty,” the respected defensive mind is still denying that the bounty program was meant to purposely inflict injury on opposing players...
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July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Williams putting stamp on Rams defense

ST. LOUIS -- Gregg Williams kept saying how much fun he was having, how happy he was to be coaching in his home state, how great the players have responded. The 91-degree heat that pushed St. Louis Rams players gave their new defensive coordinator even more reason to smile. The 55-year-old Williams is well into his second stint with coach Jeff Fisher and he's been a vocal presence...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams hire Gregg Williams as defensive coordinator

ST. LOUIS -- Gregg Williams is returning to the Rams as defensive coordinator, the first time he will lead a defense since he lost his job in New Orleans amid the fallout from the team's bounty scandal. The Rams announced the hiring Wednesday and a news conference introducing Williams was scheduled for Thursday. He will replace Tim Walton, who was fired in January after just one...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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