Avezzano reunited with Norv Turner
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Joe Avezzano was hired Thursday as special teams coach by the Oakland Raiders, reuniting him with new Raiders coach Norv Turner.
Avezzano and Turner worked together on the Dallas Cowboys from 1991-93, when Turner was offensive coordinator and Avezzano was special teams coach.
"We're pleased to have Joe join the Raiders, as he is widely recognized as one of the NFL's top special teams coaches," Turner said. "Joe is a prove winner and he is also an outstanding teacher."
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