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Rick Stroud, Greg Auman and Matt Baker

Breaking down Greg Schiano's coaching staff with the Bucs

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March

It was a long process, but new Bucs head coach Greg Schiano has finally completed his coaching staff.

It's comprised of college and NFL coaches, many of whom have been head coaches or coordinators at some level.

Start with Butch Davis, the special assistant to Schiano, who has head coaching experience with the Miami Hurricanes, Cleveland Browns and North Carolina Tar Heels and was the Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator. Ron Cooper, the former defensive backs coach at Louisiana State, was a head coach at Eastern Michigan, Louisville and Alabama A&M.

Including Schiano, the Bucs coaching staff has five former head coaches, five former defensive  coordinators and five former offensive coordinators. That list doesn't include receivers coach P.J. Fleck, who was hired as offensive coordinator at Northern Illinois before leaving after one day to take the job in Tampa Bay. Tem Lukabu was named defensive coordinator at  Fordham and Bob Bostad was named offensive coordinator at Pittsburgh this year before taking their respective jobs with the Bucs.

Here is a glance at the Bucs new coaching staff and some resume highlights. 

Greg Schiano, Head Coach: University of Miami (Defensive Coordinator); 1999-00, Rutgers University (Head Coach); 2000-11

Bill Sheridan, Defensive Coordinator: New York Giants (Defensive Coordinator); 2009

Jimmy Raye, Senior Offensive Assistant: Los Angeles Rams (Offensive Coordinator); 1983-84,91, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Offensive Coordinator); 1985-86, New England Patriots (Offensive Coordinator); 1990, Kansas City Chiefs (Offensive Coordinator); 1998-00, Washington Redskins (Offensive Coordinator); 2001, Oakland Raiders (Offensive Coordinator); 2004-05, New York Jets (Offensive Coordinator); 2006-08, San Francisco 49ers (Offensive Coordinator); 2009-10

Brian Angelichio, Tight Ends Coach: Ithaca College (Offensive Coordinator); 2000-05

Bob Bostad, Offensive Line Coach: San Jose State (Co-Offensive Coordinator); 1998

Ron Cooper, Defensive Backs Coach: Murray State (Defensive Coordinator); 1987-88, UNLV (Defensive Coordinator); 1990, Eastern Michigan (Head Coach); 1993-94, Louisville (Head Coach); 1995-97, Alabama A&M (Head Coach); 1998-01, Mississippi State (Defensive Coordinator); 2003, South Carolina (Special Teams Coordinator); 2005

Bob Fraser, Linebackers Coach: Rutgers (Defensive Coordinator); 2009-2011

Steve Loney, Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Missouri Western State (Offensive Coordinator); 1976, Morehead State (Head Coach); 1981-83, The Citadel (Special Teams Coordinator); 1984-86, Colorado State (Offensive Coordinator); 1989-92, Iowa State (Offensive Coordinator); 1995-97, 2000-01, University of Minnesota (Offensive Coordinator); 1998-99, Minnesota Vikings (Offensive Coordinator); 2005, Drake University (Interim Head Coach); 2007.

Ron Turner, Quarterbacks Coach: San Jose State (Head Coach); 1992, Chicago Bears (Offensive Coordinator); 1993-96, 2005-09, University of Illinois (Head Coach); 1997-04.

Butch Davis, Special assistant to the head coach: Dallas Cowboys (Defensive Coordinator, 1993-94); University of Miami (Head Coach, 1995-00); Cleveland Browns (Head Coach, 2001-04); University of North Carolina (Head Coach, 2007-10).

[Last modified: Tuesday, March 6, 2012 4:21pm]

    

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