Browns targeting Chargers Pagano as teams Defensive Coordinator
Mike Cairns, newsnet5.com
4:24 PM, Jan 12, 2013
BEREA,OH - ESPN'S Adam Schefter reported this morning that San Diego Chargers Defensive Coordinator John Pagano is on the teams radar.
Pagano runs a 3-4 scheme and helped the Chargers to the number nine overall defensive in the NFL this season.Schefter also reported that the Chiefs have expressed interest in Pagano as well, but he is still under contract to the Chargers and the team won't let him out of his deal yet.
Pagano worked with Norv Turner who is expected to be named the Browns Offensive Coordinator next week upon his return from a family vacation in Hawaii and Browns new head coach Rob Chudzinski who was the Chargers Tight Ends coach and Offensive Coordinator in his two stops in San Diego.
Pagano is the brother of Chuck Pagano who is the Colts head coach and a former Browns coach.