Rams fire defensive coordinator Tim Walton, Gregg Williams to replace him

The St. Louis Rams have fired defensive coordinator Tim Walton after one season.

According to ESPN, former Tennessee Titans and New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams will replace Walton.

The Rams finished 15th in total defense, 13th in coring defense.

"I would like to thank Tim for his hard work and contributions to our defense," Rams coach Jeff Fisher said in a statement. "I wish him well in the future.”

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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