Lionel Washington

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Lionel Washington
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Co-Defensive Coordinator
Secondary Coach
Team Tulane
Conference The American
Biographical details
Born (1960-10-21) October 21, 1960 (age 54)
New Orleans, Louisiana
Alma mater Tulane University
Playing career
1979–1982
19831986
19871994
19951996
1997
Tulane
St. Louis Cardinals
Los Angeles Raiders
Denver Broncos
Oakland Raiders
Position(s) Cornerback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
19992008
20092010
2011
2012–present
Green Bay Packers (DB)
Oakland Raiders (DB)
Virginia Destroyers (DB)
Tulane (DC/DB)


Lionel Washington
Date of birth: (1960-10-21) October 21, 1960 (age 54)
Place of birth: New Orleans, Louisiana
Career information
Position(s): Defensive back
College: Tulane
NFL Draft: 1983 / Round: 4 / Pick: 103
Organizations
As player:
1983-1986
1987-1994
1995-1996
1997
St. Louis Cardinals
Los Angeles Raiders
Denver Broncos
Oakland Raiders
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Lionel Washington (born October 21, 1960 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is the co-Defensive Coordinator of the Tulane Green Wave football team. He is a retired American cornerback who played fifteen seasons in the National Football League. Washington attended Tulane University.

Washington was a nicklebacks/cornerbacks coach for the Green Bay Packers from 1999 to 2008. He was let go after a disappointing 2008 season.[1] Before the 2009 season the Oakland Raiders hired him to be their defensive secondary coach.[2] In 2011 Washington became Defensive Backs Coach of the United Football League's Virginia Destroyers.[3] In 2012 he was named co-Defensive Coordinator of the Tulane Green Wave football team.[4]

Washington is the father of Deron Washington, a professional basketball player who was selected in the second round of the 2008 NBA Draft.

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