February 20, 2024

Report: Commanders to hire Ken Norton Jr. as linebackers coach

Ken Norton Jr. is following Dan Quinn to Washington.

Tom Pelissero of NFL Media studies that the Commanders have employed Norton as their linebackers coach.

Norton spent the previous two seasons as linebackers coach at UCLA underneath Chip Kelly.

He labored with Quinn for 3 seasons in Seattle.

Norton was the Raiders’ defensive coordinator from 2015-17 earlier than returning to the Seahawks as defensive coordinator from 2018-21. He additionally has coached at USC.

Norton was an NFL linebacker for 13 seasons, successful three Super Bowls and as soon as incomes All-Pro honors.