Bears fill running backs coach vacancy with Ohio State’s Stan Drayton

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The Bears announced Thursday night that the team has hired Ohio State running backs coach Stan Drayton. Drayton has spent the past four seasons at “the” university and spent three of those seasons under Urban Meyer, helping the Buckeyes to a national championship.

Under Drayton, Carlos Hyde rushed for 970 yards in 2012 and 1,521 yards in 2013, and Ezekiel Elliott (pictured above) racked up 1,878 yards and 18 touchdowns in the championship season.

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