Rams' McVay Finalizes Coaching Staff
February 16, 2017
Rams Head Coach Sean Mcvay has announced that his 18-member coaching staff is complete.
“We have a great group of talented coaches that I’m very excited to work with this year,” McVay said. “They have a vast array of experiences and the qualities we are looking for as we build this staff. Their unique insight to the game will collectively make this team better as we prepare for the 2017 season.”
McVay previously announced Wade Phillips as defensive coordinator. Joining him as coordinators are Matt Lafleur who will oversee the offense and John Fassel who returns to the Rams for his sixth season as special teams coordinator.
McVay’s offensive staff will consist of Andy Dickerson (assistant offensive line), Aaron Kromer (offensive line), Zak Kromer (offensive quality control), Greg Olson (quarterbacks), Skip Peete (running backs), Zac Taylor (assistant wide receivers), Shane Waldron (tight ends) and Eric Yarber (wide receivers).
Making up the defensive staff are Joe Barry (assistant head coach/linebackers), Thad Bogardus (defensive quality control), Ejiro Evero (safeties), Bill Johnson (defensive line), Aubrey Pleasant (cornerbacks), and Chris Shula (assistant linebackers). Ted Rath (strength and conditioning) rounds out McVay’s staff and will enter his first season with the team as the strength and conditioning coach.