• Gregg Williams reinstated by NFL, hired by Titans

    Summary of 15 articles · Updated Feb 8, 2013
    reinstated former New Orleans defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, who was hired by the Titans as a senior defensive assistant. The NFL reinstated Williams on Thursday morning, and the Tennessee Titans hired him as a senior defensive assistant. "Commissioner Roger Goodell today notified Gregg Williams and the Tennessee Titans that Williams’ contract with the Titans has been approved and that he has been reinstated," the Titans announced. Former New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams has been reinstated from his indefinite suspension and has officially joined the Tennessee Titans as a senior assistant/defense on Mike Munchak's coaching staff, the Titans announced on Thursday. Williams took the first step when the Titans hired him as a senior assistant coach for defense. He was hired by Titans Coach Mike Munchak to return to the franchise where he coached for 11 seasons, including four as defensive coordinator before being hired by the Bills as head coach in 2001. The Titans are familiar with him and he to them, given that Williams spent 11 years in the Titans organization and had his greatest success there, helping the club to its only Super Bowl season in 1999, and fielding the NFL's top-ranked defense in 2000.
    • Don Banks: Williams, Titans may be the best thing for each other

      To paint Tennessee's hiring of well-known NFL pariah Gregg Williams on Thursday as nothing more than an act of desperation is not a totally baseless characterization. For either Titans head coach Mike Munchak or Williams himself.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Gregg Williams apologizes for New Orleans Saints' bounty scandal

      Williams has been reinstated by the NFL and hired as a senior defensive assistant for the Tennessee Titans
      Source: nola.com
    • Gregg Williams' first statement

      NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Here's the statement Gregg Williams opened his piece of a news conference introducing new Titans assistant coaches Thursday afternoon: I’m not usually a statement guy, but I want to make sure I say things correctly and make sure I in
      Source: ESPN.com
    • N.F.L. Reinstates Williams, Who Joins Titans Staff

      The N.F.L. reinstated coach Gregg Williams after he served a year-long suspension for the Saints' bounty scandal and he accepted a job with the Titans.
  • Mum's the word for Gregg Williams on Rams

    During his introductory press conference with the Titans, Williams was asked what went wrong in St. Louis.
    Source: stltoday.com
  • AFC South links: Titans need Williams' fire

    Houston Texans Following a 2-4 finish to the season, Texans chairman and CEO Bob McNair says the entire team needs to play better, not just quarterback Matt Schaub. Nick Scurfield of the team's website has more. Running back Arian Foster tweeted an insp…
    Source: ESPN.com

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