HAKIM

St. Louis Rams' Az-Zahir Hakim (81) holds his arms out as he heads to the endzone for an 86-yard punt return in the first quarter Monday, Sept. 4, 2000, against the Denver Broncos in St Louis, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Former Rams' WR Az-Zhir Hakim was named wide receivers’ coach for the St. Louis XFL franchise Monday.

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Hakim spent four years with the Rams and was part the “Greatest Show on Turf” offense. The year the Rams won the Super Bowl, Hakim caught 36 passes for 677 yards and 8 touchdowns. He also returned a punt for a touchdown.

Hakim played in St. Louis from 1998-2001.

In addition to Hakim, St. Louis XFL head coach Jon Hayes added Doug Meaham as offensive coordinator, Charles Long as an offensive assistant, Nicholas Siciliano as tight ends coach, Matt Raich as linebackers’ coach and Tim Lewis as defensive backs coach.

The XFL is scheduled to start play in 2020.

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