The XFL will introduce their DC head coach/general manager February 21st in Audi Field, Washington D.C at 1 pm EST.
We reported earlier this month, that former Michigan assistant Pep Hamilton will be named as the leagues second Head Coach/GM for the DC franchise. Reports of him joining the XFL emerged shortly after his departure from Ann Arbor. It would be his first head coaching position.
XFL will name D.C. head coach and G.M. on Thursday. Per prior reports, it will be Pep Hamilton.— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) February 19, 2019
Background In Coaching
Hamilton has connected with Jim Harbaugh and Andrew Luck throughout his career. He was on staff at Michigan as assistant head coach and passing game coordinator for the 2017 and 2018 seasons.
Before that, he was the assistant head coach and quarterbacks coach of the Cleveland Browns in 2016. From 2013-15, he was the offensive coordinator of the Colts.
Prior to landing in Indy, he was the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Stanford under David Shaw in 2011-12. He was on the Stanford staff with Harbaugh as a wide receivers coach in 2010.
A Howard alum, Hamilton got his coaching career started at his alma mater in 1997.