Panthers defensive coordinator named Cardinals head coach

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Steve Wilks has been named the Arizona Cardinals’ new head coach, according to the Panthers’ official website.

Jourdan Rodrigue, the Carolina Panthers reporter for the Charlotte Observer, says defensive line coach Eric Washington has been promoted to new defensive coordinator.

Wilks’ will replace Bruce Arians, who retired as the Cardinals’ head coach after the 2017 season.