Dorrell hired as Texans QB coach

Karl Dorrell has joined the Houston Texans as quarterbacks

coach.

A former head coach at UCLA, Dorrell spent the last four seasons

with the Miami Dolphins as QB coach. From 2008-10, Dorrell served

as Miami’s wide receivers coach.

In his five years at UCLA he compiled a 35-27 record and led the

Bruins to a bowl appearance each year. In 2005, Dorrell was the

Pac-10 Conference co-Coach of the Year after leading UCLA to a 10-2

record, a No. 16 ranking and a Sun Bowl victory against

Northwestern.

Dorrell also served as wide receivers coach with Denver from

2000-02, working with several current Houston coaches, including

head coach Gary Kubiak.