Doug Marrone is formally a member of Nick Saban’s workers on the College of Alabama.
Phrase final week was that Marrone, who was fired because the Jaguars head coach early this month, was the main candidate to be the varsity’s new offensive line coach. Alabama introduced the hiring on Monday.
“We’re extraordinarily lucky to have the ability to add Doug Marrone to our workers,” Saban stated in a press release. “He is aware of our new offensive coordinator Invoice O’Brien properly and can do a implausible job with our offensive line. He has in depth expertise as not solely an offensive line coach, but in addition as a head coach at Syracuse and within the NFL with Buffalo and Jacksonville. Doug has a wonderful observe document for recruiting and growing gamers. I’m enthusiastic about his potential to assist our gamers attain their full potential.”
Marrone and O’Brien, who was fired by the Texans early within the 2020 season, coached collectively at Georgia Tech 25 years in the past. That was early of their careers and now they’ll work collectively once more as they attempt to rebound from unhealthy endings to NFL gigs.
Alabama announces Doug Marrone is their offensive line coach initially appeared on Pro Football Talk