The Houston Texans announced the hiring of 16 assistant coaches Wednesday.
The team also retained special teams coordinator Bob Ligashesky.
The team added the following coaches:
- Romeo Crennel (defensive coordinator)
- Jim Bernhardt (Director of Football Research)
- John Butler (secondary)
- Doug Colman (assistant special teams)
- Paul Dunn (offensive line)
- Craig Fitzgerald (head strength and conditioning)
- George Godsey (quarterbacks)
- Sean Hayes (assistant strength and conditioning)
- Stan Hixon (wide receivers)
- Tim Kelly (offensive quality control)
- Will Lawing (defensive quality control)
- Charles London (running backs)
- Anthony Midget (assistant secondary)
- John Perry (tight ends)
- Anthony Pleasant (assistant strength and conditioning)
- Mike Vrabel (linebackers)
The team did not hire an offensive coordinator.
Head coach Bill O'Brien is expected to call the offensive plays.