first_imgAlso, CJ Wilford has been moved to offensive assistant/player personnel coach after working on the defensive side of the ball through the 2018 season. Warren confirmed the Thunderbirds have hired longtime NFL assistant Brandon Fisher as the new defensive coordinator. Furthermore, Robert Bala was moved into the role of cornerbacks coach/special teams assistant and had previously served as assistant to the head coach. In 2011, Fisher was the Detroit Lions’ defensive assistant and was an offensive assistant for the Tennessee Titans in 2010. Fisher was the secondary coach of the St. Louis/Los Angeles Rams in 2015-16. Under his guidance, the Rams were ninth in the NFL in total defense and 10th in passing yards allowed in 2016. March 19, 2019 /Sports News – Local SUU Football Announces Brandon Fisher As New Defensive Coordinator Fisher first came to the Rams, working under his father, Jeff, who was the head coach at the time, from 2012-2016, starting as an assistant in the secondary. Tags: Brandon Fisher/CJ Wilford/Demario Warren/Detroit Lions/Los Angeles Rams/Montana Grizzlies/Robert Bala/St. Louis Rams/SUU Football/Tennessee Titans/Uani ‘Unga Fisher starred for the Montana Grizzlies from 2005-2009 and played in a pair of FCS championship games in that span. Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailCEDAR CITY, Utah-Tuesday, Southern Utah football head coach Demario Warren announced the hiring of a new defensive coordinator as well as other changes to the staff ahead of the 2019 season. Additionally, Uani ‘Unga will serve as assistant to the head coach and a linebacker assistant. Brad Jameslast_img