Report: Greg Brown Leaving Alabama To Join Petrino’s Louisville Staff

Sports Illustrated

Sports Illustrated

During yesterday’s press conference to discuss his 2014 recruiting class, Louisville head coach Bobby Petrino stated that he was still going to make one more addition to his coaching staff.

Petrino noted that he’s looking to add a secondary coach who will also serve as the program’s recruiting coordinator. According to reports, Coach Petrino has found his guy.

Pete Roussel of was the first to report that Alabama secondary coach Greg Brown would leave Nick Saban’s staff to take the same position at Louisville.

The University of Louisville hasn’t confirmed the hire, but it appears to be in the works. Multiple other national outlets are also reporting Brown’s hiring.

Roussel’s report states that Brown will specifically coach the safeties at Louisville while Terrell Buckley will be in charge of the cornerbacks.

Brown spent just one season on Nick Saban’s staff at Alabama, He was previously the defensive coordinator at Colorado from 2010-2012. Prior to that gig, Brown had been specifically coaching defensive backs since 1981.

The 56-year old Denver native has spent time Wyoming, Purdue, Colorado, Arizona, and in the NFL with the Buccaneers, 49ers, Oilers, Chargers, 49ers, and Saints.

About Nick Coffey

Nick Coffey
Nick Coffey is the creator and lead publisher for Along with covering Louisville basketball, football and recruiting, Nick has worked in sports talk radio for over three years.


  1. I recomend You the best Zyzz fanpage! Fresh uploads of workout music, and fresh doses of training motivation! – “Zyzz Poland – You Mirin’ Brah?” fanpage on Facebook.

  2. Launcher – This thing shoots out several smaller
    rockerrs whioch twist through the air and then attack by shooting up then straight down. Minimal Life span Guqrantee – Nearly all large-finish spottinjg scopes are guaranteed with a constrained lifetime guarantee.
    Friction creates heat and electricity and this law iis known to even basic students
    of science.

  3. Greetings from Los angeles! I’m bored to death at work so I decided to check out your site on my iphone during lunch
    break. I really like the knowledge you provide here and can’t
    wait to take a look when I get home. I’m surprised at how quick your blog
    loaded on my mobile .. I’m not even using WIFI, just 3G ..
    Anyhow, excellent blog!

    Feel free to surf to my web blog – マルチ 財布サイト

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

ga(‘set’, ‘&uid’, {{USER_ID}}); // Set the user ID using signed-in user_id.