Sources: Panthers hire Sean McDermott

Updated: January 18, 2011, 9:28 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Former Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Sean McDermott has been hired as the new defensive coordinator for the Carolina Panthers, league sources told ESPN senior NFL analyst Chris Mortensen.

Panthers spokesman Charlie Dayton told The Associated Press he could not confirm McDermott's hiring.

In addition, new Panthers coach Ron Rivera has hired San Diego Chargers tight ends coach Rob Chudzinski, 42, as Carolina's offensive coordinator, the Charlotte Observer reported.

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