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Billy Davis 2019 Headshot

Bill Davis


College: Cincinnati

Hometown: Youngstown, OH

Experience: 25 years


Bill Davis returns to the Cardinals to coach linebackers for his second tenure with the team after previously working as Arizona's defensive coordinator (2009-10) and linebackers coach (2007-08). He re-joined the organization on 1/11/19.

Davis has 24 years of coaching experience in the NFL, including seven seasons of experience as a defensive coordinator with Arizona, Philadelphia and San Francisco. He spent the past two seasons (2017-18) as linebackers coach at Ohio State after working as an analyst in 2016, helping the Buckeyes to Big Ten championships in each of the past two years, a Rose Bowl victory over Washington last season and a spot in the college football playoff following the 2017 season. Davis has worked with nine (Arizona, Pittsburgh, Carolina, Cleveland, Green Bay, Atlanta, New York Giants, San Francisco, Philadelphia) NFL teams during his coaching career and helped 11 different players combine for 16 Pro Bowls selections.