Bills promote Eric Washington to assistant head coach

Eric Washington. Buffalo Bills Mandatory Minicamp, June 13, 2023 at One Bills Drive.

The Buffalo Bills are promoting defensive line coach/senior defensive assistant Eric Washington to assistant head coach/defensive line coach, the team announced Wednesday.

Washington has been the Bills' defensive line coach since 2020; he has helped the defense finish 1st in points per game allowed in 2021 (17.0) and 4th in 2022 (19.1). 

Ahead of the 2022-23 season, Washington was promoted to senior defensive assistant. 

In addition to being the assistant head coach in the 2023-24 season, Washington will continue his role as Buffalo's defensive line coach.