Falcons hire former USC coach Steve Sarkisian as their new offensive coordinator (Shutdown Corner)

The Atlanta Falcons, fresh off a collapse in the Super Bowl, hired the offensive coordinator from an Alabama team that blew a lead in the final seconds of last season’s collegiate national championship game. Former Washington and USC head coach Steve Sarkisian was hired to replace Kyle Shanahan as the Falcons’ offensive coordinator. The new was first reported by Jordan Schultz of Huffington Post and confirmed by ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The Falcons made the hire official on Tuesday afternoon.
Source: Yahoo.com