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Houston Texans Formally Hire Romeo Crennel As Defensive Coordinator

In a move that's been rumored for weeks, Bill O'Brien officially hired former Kansas City Chiefs and Cleveland Browns head coach Romeo Crennel to be the Texans' defensive coordinator. Texans fans react to the news on Battle Red Blog.

It's official now.
It's official now.
Jamie Squire

As expected, Romeo Crennel has agreed to become the new defensive coordinator of your Houston Texans. I believe Jason La Canfora had it first:

Today's Newswire has a link to an ESPN story about the hire, but I wanted a separate post up so BRB could react to Bill O'Brien naming Crennel his DC in a designated space. Before I leave you to do just that, a few interesting tweets from Seth Payne yesterday: