Utes hire Davis as offensive line coach

The University of Utah hired Tim Davis as its offensive line

coach Thursday.

Davis, a former Ute offensive tackle and coaching assistant,

will replace Blake Miller, who resigned.

Davis spent the last two seasons as the run game coordinator and

offensive line coach at Minnesota. He played for the Utes from

1978-80 and coached the line from 1990-1996. Since leaving Utah

after the 1996 season, Davis coached at Wisconsin (1997-2001), USC

(2002-04) and the Miami Dolphins (2005-06).

Davis lettered three years at Utah and was chosen Most

Inspirational Player in 1980.