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Former NIU RB Hammock joins Baltimore Ravens staff

Published: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 5:33 p.m. CST

Former Northern Illinois running back Thomas Hammock has been hired as the new Baltimore Ravens running back coach.

Hammock has coached at Wisconsin since 2011 as the Badgers' running backs coach.

Hammock recorded back-to-back 1,000-yard rushing seasons with NIU in 2000 and 2001 before a heart condition sidelined him as a senior. He returned as NIU's running backs coach from 2005-06.

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