Another coach hire....

Discussion in 'Chicago Bears' started by MarkBear, Jan 24, 2014.

  1. MarkBear

    MarkBear
    Expand Collapse
    Veteran

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2013
    Messages:
    299
    Likes Received:
    67
    ßearz ßuckz:
    304ß
    Please Register or Log in to Remove this Advertisement!
    Clint Hurtt leaves Louisville, hired by Chicago Bears as assistant defensive line coach

    By
    Patrick Schmidt - Jan 23rd, 2014 at 5:36 pm

    Clint Hurt has left Louisville Cardinals coaching staff according to Jason Higdon of Fox Sports to be the assistant defensive line coach for the Chicago Bears, according to Football Scoop.

    Hurtt has been the defensive line coach at Louisville since 2010 in addition to being the school’s recruiting coordinator after coming to the Cardinals after coaching with the Miami Hurricanes for seven of the past eight seasons.

    Hurtt was one of two former Miami assistants cited for their role in the lack of institutional control as a result of the investigation into former booster Nevin Shapiro and was handed a show-cause penalty.

    With the Bears he won’t have any NCAA show-cause penalties and will be counted on developing former first round pick Shea McClellin who may be moving in to pass-rushing specialist role as well as getting more out of former second round pick, defensive tackle Stephen Paea, among others.

    The Bears earlier announced the hiring of defensive line coach Paul Pasqualoni and Tim Herring as the team’s linebackers coach after one of the worst defensive seasons in franchise history.
     
  2. riczaj01

    riczaj01
    Expand Collapse
    DaBears Ditka
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2006
    Messages:
    25,178
    Likes Received:
    4,180
    ßearz ßuckz:
    4,478ß
    anyone know what his background is? 4-3, 3-4? I cannot seem to find anything on him other then his issues in Lou and this hiring
     
  3. JustAnotherBearsFan99

    JustAnotherBearsFan99
    Expand Collapse
    Assistant Head Coach
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    May 21, 2012
    Messages:
    13,521
    Likes Received:
    4,305
    ßearz ßuckz:
    5,636ß
    Louisville ran a 4-3 this past year. Petrino is moving them to a 3-4 for 2014. He doesn't have any experience at the pro level as a player or a coach. It sounds like he was a good recruiter of high school talent for Miami and Louisville.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  4. blinddeafmute

    blinddeafmute
    Expand Collapse
    DaBears Ditka

    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2005
    Messages:
    25,005
    Likes Received:
    1,379
    ßearz ßuckz:
    126ß
    His name is Clint hurtt.
     
    • Like Like x 3
  5. mdbearz

    mdbearz
    Expand Collapse
    Veteran

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2013
    Messages:
    881
    Likes Received:
    390
    ßearz ßuckz:
    294ß
    Gotta love the name.
     
  6. jackiejokeman

    jackiejokeman
    Expand Collapse
    Pro-Bowler

    Joined:
    Jul 31, 2013
    Messages:
    2,034
    Likes Received:
    205
    ßearz ßuckz:
    933ß
    Did we just hire a combination coach /scout?
     
    • Like Like x 1
  7. riczaj01

    riczaj01
    Expand Collapse
    DaBears Ditka
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2006
    Messages:
    25,178
    Likes Received:
    4,180
    ßearz ßuckz:
    4,478ß
    Holy crap a potent/salient point from JJ?!?!??!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. Bearstuff

    Bearstuff
    Expand Collapse
    Yes, in the woods.
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2006
    Messages:
    29,958
    Likes Received:
    1,176
    ßearz ßuckz:
    847ß
    Crap, now we have to watch out for the boosters. ;)
     
    • Like Like x 2
    • Funny Funny x 1

Share This Page