NFL veteran and defensive assistant, Bill Davis, was hired on to the Buckeye team as assistant coach to replace Luke Fickell who has moved on as head coach at Cincinnati, according to WTOL11. 

Davis has been working for the Buckeyes this season as an analyst but will be joining the team full time as defensive assistant at the end of the season.

Previously Davis worked 24 years as a Defensive Assistant and most recently as defensive coordinator for the Philadelphia Eagles.