The Jacksonville Jaguars announced the hiring of Chris Polian as the team's Director of Pro Personnel on Thursday.
Polian brings 19 years of NFL scouting experience to the Jaguars, including three (2009-11) as vice president and general manager of the Indianapolis Colts. He spent the 2012 season as an executive scout with the Atlanta Falcons.
In addition, Andy Dengler received a promotion to assistant director of player personnel, after spending the previous two seasons as director of college personnel, after joining the organization in 1998 as a college scout. He also spent 2009-11 as a national scout.
In addition, Kyle O'Brien was promoted to Director of College Scouting; Paul Roell to Assistant Director of College Scouting and Mark Ellenz was named Eastern Regional Scout.