Current occupation: Offensive Coordinator, Nebraska.
Alma Mater: Illinois/ Southern Illinois
1982 Southern Illinois, graduate assistant.
1983-84 Illinois, graduate assistant
1985 Illinois, tight ends and offensive tackles.
1986 Illinois, wide receivers.
1987-89 Miami (Ohio), tight ends.
1990-91 Miami (Ohio), wide receivers.
1992-93 Miami (Ohio), quaterbacks and recruiting coordinator.
1994-96 Southern Illinois, head coach.
1997-98 Northwestern, quarterbacks coach
1999 Colorado, quarterbacks coach.
2000-05 Colorado, offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.
2006 Nebraska, tight ends and recruiting coordinator.
2007-pres. Nebraska, offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.
Achievements: During the 2010 season Nebraska has averaged 260 rushing yards per game with Watson as its offensive coordinator.
Notes: Watson had an 11-22 record as a head coach at Southern Illinois. 1-10 in his first year and 5-6 in each of the last two years.
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