Report: Bob Sutton, Doug Pederson new Chiefs coordinators
Kansas City, MO – New Chiefs coach Andy Reid has reportedly settled on his coordinators, with Bob Sutton as defensive coordinator and Doug Pederson as offensive coordinator.
The Kansas City Star reported the news on Friday, which comes exactly one week after Reid signed on to become Kansas City's next coach.
The 61-year-old Sutton has spent the last 13 seasons with the New York Jets. He was defensive coordinator from 2006 through 2008 and spent the other 10 years as linebackers coach.
Prior to his stint with the Jets, Sutton was the head coach at Army for nine seasons, posting a record of 44-55-1.
Pederson was an offensive assistant with Reid in Philadelphia for the past four years.
The 44-year-old Pederson was an NFL quarterback for 12 seasons with the Packers, Browns, Eagles and Dolphins. He threw for 2,762 yards to go along with 12 touchdowns and 19 interceptions.