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Saints' Kromer accepts job with Bears

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Source: NewOrleansSaints.com Source: NewOrleansSaints.com
Chicago, IL (WAFB) -

The Chicago Bears have named Marc Trestman the team's new head coach. Trestman takes over for Lovie Smith who was fired after the 2012 season.

It didn't take long for the new coach to begin putting a staff together. New Orleans line coach Aaron Kromer accepted the positions of offensive coordinator and offensive line coach for the Bears.

Kromer and Trestman worked together with the Oakland Raiders from 2001-2003, including a trip to Super Bowl XXXVII against the Buccaneers.

Kromer's experience includes working with the Oakland Raiders, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Saints for the past four years.

With the suspensions of Sean Payton and Joe Vitt, Kromer served as the Saints interim head coach for the first six games of the season finishing wit a 2-4 record.

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