Rhodes to Seattle

As expected, former Broncos defensive coordinator Ray Rhodes will become the new coordinator for the Seattle Seahawks. Read about it in today's story links.

The Rhodes to recovery: Holmgren finds friend to fix defense - Seattle Times - José Miguel Romero
Thursday, February 06, 2003 - KIRKLAND — Nine seasons after going separate ways, Mike Holmgren and Ray Rhodes were reunited yesterday. Holmgren introduced Rhodes as the Seahawks' new defensive coordinator, bringing the two veteran coaches together for the first time since the 1993 season, when Holmgren was coach at Green Bay and Rhodes was the Packers' defensive coordinator.

Rhodes stops here for Hawks defense - Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Clare Farnsworth
Thursday, February 6, 2003 - KIRKLAND -- Ray Rhodes didn't just become Seahawks defensive coordinator yesterday, he dove right into the daunting task of rejuvenating a unit that was among the NFL's worst in 2002. Less than an hour after signing a three-year contract to replace Steve Sidwell, who was fired last month, two days after the completion of a disappointing 7-9 season, Rhodes was watching -- no, dissecting -- video of the Seahawks' season-opening 31-17 loss to the Raiders in Oakland.

Rhodes in charge of defense in Seattle - Rocky Mountain News
February 6, 2003 - KIRKLAND, Wash. - Ray Rhodes believes in his longtime pal Mike Holmgren as much as he believes in the future of the Seattle Seahawks. That's why, Rhodes explained Wednesday, he agreed to take over as defensive coordinator in Seattle.

Starting over with Seattle - Denver Post - Adam Schefter
Thursday, February 06, 2003 - Former Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Ray Rhodes went on the offensive Wednesday. Moments after the Seattle Seahawks introduced him as their new defensive coordinator and even before reporters could ask him about it, Rhodes addressed how his situation with the Broncos ended.

The crow & the conveyor - Denver Post - Adam Schefter
Thursday, February 06, 2003 - Denver Post sports writer Adam Schefter posts his Broncos Mailbag every other Thursday on DenverPost.com until May 1.


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