Burns joins Chargers staff as special teams assistant

The Los Angeles Chargers welcome Keith Burns among four new coaches for coach Anthony Lynn’s staff next season.

Keith BurnsBurns transitioned from playing to coaching a little more than 10 years ago.  Burns, a former Bulldog, starred at Oklahoma State before becoming a 7th-round draft pick.  Burns played 11 of his 13 NFL seasons with the Denver Broncos.

Before becoming the special teams assistant for the Chargers, Burns worked in a similar capacity for a year in Washington on coach Mike Shanahan’s staff.