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Auburn hires Ellis Johnson

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Former University of Southern Mississippi Head Football Coach Ellis Johnson is headed to Auburn University as the defensive coordinator. Johnson will join Gus Malzahn, who Auburn named its new head coach on Tuesday.

Southern Miss fired Johnson on Nov. 27, after the team finished the 2012 season 0-12.

 

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