Fisher hires Walton as defensive coordinator

Updated: February 15, 2013, 5:33 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Finally, the St. Louis Rams have a defensive coordinator.

After interviewing several big-name candidates, including Rob Ryan, Mike Singletary and Dick Jauron, coach Jeff Fisher decided on Tim Walton, a Lions secondary coach who is still building his resume.

"At the end of the day, you take advantage of patience, and we did so," Fisher said Friday at a news conference to announce the hire. "Without hesitation, he is absolutely the right guy."

Fisher said he spent ...

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