The Houston Texans have hired Doug Colman to become its assistant special teams coach, according to a report from ShoreNewsToday.com.

Prior to taking this job, Colman was coaching linebackers and special teams at Coastal Carolina.

Colman was also a former sixth-round draft pick that spent time in the NFL as a player with the Giants, Browns and Titans.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.