New Cleveland Brown's Chief Trainer Freddie Kitchens and General Manager John Dorsey have worked hard over weekend to Add to their coaching staff and it didn't stop Sunday night.
According to a report from the 247Sports Alabama website, BamaOnLine.com, former Alabama director of the player's staff Jody Wright will be
BREAKING: Sources indicate former Alabama Director of Player Personnel Jody Wright ( @ WrightJody ) headed to the NFL with Freddie Kitchens and Cleveland Browns. This year, Wright OL was coach / assistant HC at UAB.  @ 247Sports @TheOBR pic.twitter.com/iNnMuQNQMb
– Tim Watts (@TimWatts_BOL) January 14, 2019
OBR Insider Lane Adkins mentioned this opportunity in response to one of our subscribers yesterday in our Ask the Insiders (subscriber only) forum. Adkins noted, "was told that Wright can attend kitchen staff as an unspecified assistant."
Wright was appointed offensive and assistant head coach at UAB in May 2018 after serving as director of the player's staff in Alabama from 2015-2017. Then he served as a regular coach at UAB for a season (2014), passing game coordinator and tight coach in Jacksonville State (2013), graduate assistant and offensive analyst in Alabama (2010-2012) and graduate assistant and coordinator for football operations in the Mississippi state (2005 -2009). He was also a runner back in college in Jacksonville State.
When Wright was re-employed by UAB in 2018, they specifically noted Wright's influence on helping their teams for a record-fast rush season in 2014.
" Wright reinstates Blazers after he previously worked as a regular coach in the 2014 record breaking season with Clark when Green and Gold were led by former Blazer Greats Jordan Howard and DJ Vinson in the backfield. Under Wright's guidance, Howard became the benchmark in UAB's record book, holding the top spot in almost all statistical categories, including One-time rushing yards (1,587), single season rushing touchdowns (13) and career yards earned per Game (107.3) .Vinson holds the record for most touchdowns (5) and points scored (30) in a single game against Alabama A & M in 2014. "
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Cleveland also hires former Green Bay Packers offensive line coach James Campen as head coach / offensive line trainer, New York Jets running backs coach Stump Mitchell former Minnesota Vikings special team coordinator Mike Priefer and former Arizona Cardinal's main feature Steve Wilks as defensive coordinator
None of the movements have been officially disclosed.
Browns is holding a press conference on Monday at First Energy Stadium to introduce a new feature Freddie Kitchens .