Falcons lose running backs coach to Titans 


Keith Carter, who spent last season as the Falcons’ running backs coach, joined the coaching staff of the Titans, according to his new team.

Carter, who replaced Bobby Turner last season, will join former Falcons quarterbacks coach Matt LaFleur, who was recently named the Titans’ offensive coordinator.

Carter, who has five years of NFL coaching experience, was the Falcons’ assistant offensive line coach in 2015 and 2016. 


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