Jones names Welton director of player personnel
The University of Tennessee has hired Bob Welton as director of
player personnel after he spent the past nine years as a scout with
the NFL’s Cleveland Browns.
Coach Butch Jones announced the hiring Tuesday, saying that
Welton’s experience in the NFL and as a head coach will be key for
Welton had been a college scout with Cleveland since 2004 with
his first two years as the Browns’ BLESTO scout covering the
Midwest. Welton also coached Coloma (Mich.) High to an undefeated
season and the school’s first playoff victory, and he coached at
South Haven High in Michigan as well.