More New Hires Flying in to Flowery Branch

The Atlanta Falcons continue to add to incoming head coach Raheem Morris‘ staff.

The team confirmed this evening the hiring of Ike Hilliard as the Falcons’ new wide receiver’s coach. He is a new hire and this is his first stint as a coach in the NFL. He originally coached the Auburn University Tigers wide receivers in 2022. He later became the team’s interim co-offensive coordinator after the departure of then-head coach Bryan Harsin. Hilliard himself was an All-American wide receiver with the University of Florida in the mid ’90’s

According to NFL Insider Albert Breer, the Falcons are planning to hire Kevin Koger from the Los Angeles Chargers to become the team’s tight end coach, citing sources. The Falcons have not yet confirmed this hire. Koger was the Chargers tight end coach since 2021.