Demetrice Martin has left the Washington staff to join Jim Mora's new staff at UCLA. Here is our list of potential candidates for the cornerbacks coach position:
Greg Burns - Arizona State Cornerbacks Coach
- Was on staff at Arizona State from 2008-11. Dan Cozzetto coached tight ends at ASU in 2007 and '08.
- DB coach at USC from 2002-05. Steve Sarkisian was on staff at USC from 2001-03 and from 2005-08. Nick Holt was on the Trojans staff from 2001-03 and again from 2006-08.
- Cornerbacks coach at Louisville from 1998-2001. Holt coached DL at Louisville from 1998-2000 and Mike Cox was the LB coach for the Cardinals from 1998-2002. Johnny Nansen was a graduate assistant with the team in 1999 as well.
- Began his coaching career as cornerbacks coach at Idaho in 1997, where Nick Holt was the team's defensive coordinator and Jeff Mills coached the safeties.
- Played DB at Washington State from 1991-95. Johnny Nansen played LB at WSU from 1994-96.
Rick Courtright - Ex-Arizona Cardinals Assistant Defensive Backs Coach
- LB coach at Idaho from 1996-99, where he worked on staff with Nick Holt and Jeff Mills.
- Coached at Washington in 1991 and '92.
Craig Bray - Arizona State Defensive Coordinator
- Was the DC at Arizona State from 2007-11, where he worked on staff with Dan Cozzetto for two seasons.
- Defensive coordinator at Oregon State from 2000-02, where Dan Cozzetto was the Beavers RB coach.
- DB coach at Washington State from 1994-99. Johnny Nansen was a LB for the Cougars from 1994-96.
- Defensive coordinator at Idaho from 1989-93. Both Nick Holt and Mike Cox were on his staff.
- DB coach at Idaho in 1984 and '95, where he worked on staff with Cozzetto.
Kim McCloud - Akron Defensive Backs Coach
- DB coach at Nevada from 2000-07. Jeff Mills was the defensive coordinator at Nevada from 2000-03.
- DB coach at Idaho in 1998 and '99 when Mills was the Vandals defensive coordinator.
Other names in consideration:
- James Ward, Nevada
- Randy Stewart, Fresno State