Broncos coach Fox hires assistants Rodgers, Gase

By: AP
By: AP
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John Fox is bringing his special teams coordinator with him from Carolina to the Denver Broncos.

Fox announced the hiring Thursday of Jeff Rodgers, who was his special teams coordinator with the Panthers last year, and Adam Gase, who goes from coaching Denver's wide receivers to coaching the Broncos' quarterbacks.

Rodgers, who also spent five seasons with the San Francisco 49ers (2003-07) is the younger brother of Broncos defensive quality control coach Jay Rodgers, who is entering his third season in Denver.

Gase coached the Broncos' receivers the last two seasons, tutoring Pro Bowlers Brandon Marshall in 2009 and Brandon Lloyd in 2010. Gase is the seventh member of former coach Josh McDaniels' staff to stay on under Fox.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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