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|Illinois Adds Two to Football Coaching Staff
|CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) _ The University of Illinois has hired Jeff Brohm from Florida Atlantic as its new quarterbacks coach and Greg Nord from Louisville to coach tight ends.
Both worked with new offensive coordinator Paul Petrino at Louisville. Petrino was hired Monday to replace Mike Schultz, who was fired after the Illini's 3-9 season.
Illinois hired Brohm and Nord on Wednesday to replace recently fired coaches Kurt Beathard and Jim Pry.
Brohm was a quarterback for five NFL teams between 1994 and 2000. He coached at Louisville from 2004 through 2008 after playing for the Cardinals in the early 1990s. His brother is former Louisville and current Buffalo Bills quarterback Brian Brohm.
Nord began coaching at Louisville in 1995.
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