Georgia to name Chris Wilson new Defensive Line Coach

Chris WilsonThe Georgia Bulldogs will name Chris Wilson as their new defensive line coach, according to several reports.

Chris Wilson has spent the last three seasons as the defensive line coach and co-defensive coordinator at Mississippi State. He is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma and has been a coach for the past 19 years.

Wilson will replace Rodney Garner, who left the Bulldogs to accept the same position with the Auburn Tigers.

Chris Wilson – Coaching Experience
2011: Mississippi State (Defensive Coordinator/ Defensive Line)
2010: Mississippi State (Co-Defensive Coordinator/ Defensive Line)
2007-09: Oklahoma (Special Teams Coordinator / Defensive Ends)
2005-06: Oklahoma (Defensive Ends)
2000-04: Colorado (Defensive Line)
2000 (Spr.): Army (Defensive Line)
1998-99: Illinois State (Defensive Line)
1997: Indiana State (Linebackers / Recruiting Coordinator)
1996: NE Oklahoma A&M (Defensive Coordinator/Defensive Line)
1995: Northern Illinois (Linebackers)
1994: Indiana State (Linebackers)
1993: Indiana State (Graduate Assistant)

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