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MSSU defensive coordinator is bound for Kansas City Chiefs training camp

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MSSU football assistant coach Rashad Watson was chosen to participate in the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship. For several weeks, Watson will observe the Chiefs' coaching team during training camp, offering him the opportunity to see the ins and outs of professional coaching.


Watson started loving football in 7th grade. Upon earning a scholarship to Alabama A&M, he started his football career.  But he says  it's been quite a journey from his college years to current coaching job, one that was not easy.  


"A guy like me who had a crazy childhood to get a chance to work in the NFL now, I mean, that's big. And I would just tell somebody to continue to pursue your dreams. To continue to be hopeful and put everything you got into what you really want to do in life."


Watson leaves for Chiefs training camp on July 18th. He will bring his wife and two songs for the meet and greet. 


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