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Rod Woodson hired as Raiders assistant defensive backs coach

Three of the Steelers' four defensive backs in 1994 are now NFL coaches.

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Deon Figures, it's now your turn.

If the Steelers' first round draft pick in 1993 gets an NFL coaching job, all four of the Steelers' starting defensive backs from 1994 would be NFL coaches. The Raiders, under recently hired head coach Jack Del Rio, announced the hiring of Rod Woodson as the team's assistant defensive backs coach.

The Steelers' secondary coach is Carnell Lake, and the Packers employ Darren Perry as their safeties coach.

Woodson, a Hall of Fame player with the Steelers, Ravens, 49ers and Raiders, coached Oakland's cornerbacks in 2011, and worked with the Steelers as an intern in 2013.

Here's Woodson's bio from the Raiders' team page:

Returns for his second coaching stint with the Raiders after coaching cornerbacks in 2011...Participated in the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship Program with the Denver Broncos during the 2014 offseason...Interned in training camp with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2013...Played 17 NFL seasons after being drafted 10th overall by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1987...Was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2009...Played 10 years with the Steelers from 1987-96, primarily at cornerback and returning kicks and punts...Spent 1997 with the San Francisco 49ers before switching to safety and joining the Baltimore Ravens from 1999-2001...Played in 26 games, all starts, with the Raiders from 2002-03, totaling 10 interceptions...Was an All-American defensive back at Purdue...Native of Fort Wayne, Ind.