Grambling State fired coach Doug Williams on Wednesday after the Tigers lost the first two games of the season.
Doug Williams is returning to Grambling State for a second run as the storied program's coach.
Interim Grambling State coach Melvin Spears was named the school's permanent coach Thursday, becoming the replacement for his former boss, Doug Williams.
In the end, the frustration Doug Williams felt at Grambling State overcame the love he had for his alma mater.
Grambling assistant head coach Melvin Spears is in line to be named as an interim replacement for Doug Williams.
Louisiana university officials met with the general manager of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Tuesday afternoon to discuss Grambling State head coach Doug Williams' move from Grambling State to the NFL club.
Doug Williams said Monday that he will be leaving his post as Grambling State head coach for a job in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' front office.
Doug Williams has decided to remain at Grambling as the school's football coach instead of joining the Tampa Bay Buccaneers front office.
Grambling State's avid football following took a blow Thursday when popular coach Doug Williams took a front-office job with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.