The Red and Black hires Eger
New Ottawa Red and Black head coach Paul LaPolice is having a good time during the holiday season, when he announced the hiring of Charlie Eger as the team’s ball carrier on Monday.
E ger is an experienced coach who previously worked as an interim offensive coordinator at Clarion University. Prior to that, Eger spent six seasons as an assistant coach at Seton Hill University, working as an offensive coordinator while training the offensive line (2014-17) and serving as a recruiting coordinator.
“Charlie has spent the last two training camps with Winnipeg as an offensive system coach and has a distinguished coaching career,” LaPolice said in a statement. “Our players will love working with him and we are happy to add a coach of his caliber to our coaching group with the Rouge et Noir. ”
In addition to the Blue Bombers, Eger has also worked professionally during the Organized Team Activities (OTA) for the St. Louis Rams and the Pittsburgh Steelers.