Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Tuesday, January 21, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Rain 36° Rain

Raiders Hire Peters

By Compiled From Wire Services

Floyd Peters, with 21 years as an NFL coach after a 12-year playing career, has been appointed defensive line coach of the Los Angeles Raiders.

Peters, 58, was defensive coordinator for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers the last four years after spending the previous five seasons in that capacity with the Minnesota Vikings.

The Philadelphia Eagles hired longtime Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Emmitt Thomas as their defensive coordinator, cutting one of the last ties to Washington’s Super Bowl past.

Subscribe to the sports newsletter

Get the day’s top sports headlines and breaking news delivered to your inbox by subscribing here.

You have been successfully subscribed!
There was a problem subscribing you to the newsletter. Double check your email and try again, or email