Ray Horton to be named Titans' defensive coordinator

Former Cleveland Browns defensive coordinator Ray Horton has been hired as the Tennessee Titans' defensive coordinator, according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the Tennessean.

Horton, 53, coached with Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt as the Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator in 2011 and 2011.

Last season, the Browns were ninth in total defense.

He had a pair of Pro Bowl selections: cornerback Joe Haden and safety T.J. Ward.

Meanwhle, offensive coordinator Norv Turner is expected to become the Minnesota Vikings' offensive coordinator.

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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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