Chiefs hire Pederson, Sutton as coordinators

Reid beginning to fill in his first staff in Kansas City. Terry McCormick

Print This January 11, 2013, 01:25 PM EST

The Kansas City Chiefs have hired Doug Pederson as their new offensive coordinator and named Bob Sutton their defensive coordinator, per the Kansas City Star.

Pederson has been on new Chiefs head coach Andy Reid's staff in Philadelphia for the past four seasons and was a backup quarterback in the NFL for more than a decade.

Sutton comes to KC after spending 13 season with the New York Jets, including 10 years as linebackers coach.

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