Report: Rutgers to Hire Ex-Bucs Assistant Ben McDaniels


You can add another former Bucs assistant to the list of coaching hires that have transpired over the last month-and-half, with Ben McDaniels reportedly in line to join Kyle Flood’s staff at Rutgers.

The school has not made the hiring official, but according to Tom Luicci of the New Jersey Star-Ledger, McDaniels is expected to be named an assistant and will oversee the wide receivers.

McDaniels, the younger brother of New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels, joined the Bucs in 2013, where he worked with quarterbacks and wide receivers.

Prior to his one-year stint in Tampa, he was the offensive coordinator at Columbia University in 2012. He was an offensive assistant on his brother’s staff in Denver in 2009 and 2010.