Hamdan, as Atlanta’s new QB coach, will be working with former UW coach Steve Sarkisian.
The Atlanta Falcons formally announced the hiring of Washington wide receivers coach Bush Hamdan on Friday morning.
Hamdan will be the new quarterbacks coach for the NFC champions and NFL MVP Matt Ryan.
In Atlanta, Hamdan will work alongside former UW coach Steve Sarkisian, who was named the Falcons’ offensive coordinator earlier this month. The Sporting News first reported Hamdan’s impending move on Tuesday.
Hamdan, 31, spent two seasons on the UW coaching staff, first as a quality-control coach in 2015 and then as the receivers coach/passing game coordinator during the Huskies’ breakthrough 2016. He had quickly emerged as one of the Huskies’ top recruiters, hauling in an impressive trio of receivers in the…