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Former XFL Head Coach Pep Hamilton Lands NFL Job

Former XFL head coach Pep Hamilton on the sidelines of an NFL game.

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 15: Head coach Pep Hamilton of the DC Defenders looks on against the NY Guardians during the first half of the XFL game at Audi Field on February 15, 2020 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images)

Former XFL head coach Pep Hamilton has reportedly landed a new job with the NFL.

Hamilton, 45, was the head coach of the D.C. Defenders before the XFL closed its operations earlier this year. He amassed a 2-2 record during his time in the XFL, coaching a team led by former Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones.

The XFL head coach previously worked at Michigan, where he served as an assistant head coach/passing game coordinator from 2017-18.

Hamilton has reportedly been hired by the Los Angeles Chargers. He'll be the team's quarterbacks coach, per a report by Daniel Popper of The Athletic.

Hamilton has a lot of experience in the NFL.

The former Michigan coach was an assistant with the Jets from 2003-05, the 49ers in 2006 and the Bears from 2007-09. He joined Jim Harbaugh at Stanford from 2010-12 before going back to the NFL. Hamilton served as an assistant coach for the Colts from 2013-15 and the Browns in 2016.

Hamilton now heads back to the NFL after a four-year absence. He'll help develop former Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert, who went No. 6 overall to Los Angeles.