Report: Spagnuolo Will Become Saints Defensive Coordinator

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0  Updated at 6:24 pm, January 19th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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Jared Wickerham/Getty Images(NEW ORELANS) — Former St. Louis Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo has agreed to become the new defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints, according to

The 52-year-old Spagnuolo was fired by the Rams earlier this month after going 10-38 in three seasons in St. Louis. He will take over for Gregg Williams, who left to join Jeff Fisher in St. Louis.

Spagnuolo was previously a defensive coordinator for the New York Giants, helping lead Big Blue to a victory over New England in Super Bowl 42.

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