CSU football coach Jim McElwain named his coaching staff on Tuesday, with one major exception. McElwain didnâ€™t name a defensive coordinator. He said that the person for that position is â€œready to roll. There are some contractual things that need to be worked out.â€
Here are the men that will join McElwain in trying to turn around CSU football:
Dave Baldwin, offensive coordinator.
Last Job: Offensive coordinator/tight ends coach at Utah State
Years Exp: 33
Fun Fact: Played and coached under Jack Elway
Tom Ehlers, director of football operations.
Last Job: Has been director of football operations at CSU since 2005
Years Exp: 32
Fun Fact: Started for four years on both offensive and defensive lines as a player at CSU
Marty English, defensive line.
Last Job: Defensive coordinator/linebackers/special teams coach at University of Wyoming
Years Exp: 28
Fun Fact: Won the 1981 NCAA Division I-AA title as a player at Idaho State
Derek Frazier, offensive line.
Last Job: Offensive line/run-game coordinator at Fresno State
Years Exp: 14
Fun Fact: Went to Rocky Mountain High School in Fort Collins
Tim Duffie, recruiting coordinator.
Last Job: Secondary coach at CSU
Years Exp: 13
Fun Fact: Lettered four years and started two seasons as a linebacker at Texas Tech
Jeff Hammerschmidt, special teams coordinator.
Last Job: Special teams coordinator/defensive ends at Arizona
Years Exp: 21
Fun Fact: Brother of former CSU coach Dan Hammerschmidt
Rashad Harris, assistant strength and conditioning coordinator.
Last Job: Assistant head coach at Saint Xavier High School
Years Exp: 7
Fun Fact: No. 10 on Louisvilleâ€™s all time tackles list
Mike Kent, head football strength and conditioning coordinator.
Last Job: Strength and conditioning coordinator at Appalachian State
Years Exp: 32
Fun Fact: Coached over three dozen future NFL players
Billy Napier, assistant head coach/quarterbacks.
Last Job: Offensive quality control at Alabama
Years Exp: 10
Fun Fact: Clemsonâ€™s youngest ever coordinator in 2009 at age 29
Tim Skipper, linebackers.
Last Job: Linebackers/run defense coordinator at Fresno State
Years Exp: 12
Fun Fact: Father and brother coach running backs in the NFL at Tennessee and Oakland
Alvis Whitted, wide receivers.
Last Job: Offensive assistant at UCLA
Years Exp: 5
Fun Fact: Played nine seasons in the NFL, including Super Bowl XXXVII