Jess Simpson, Miami Hurricanes - Lead & Teachby Lauren's First and Goal
In this course, Jess Simpson, former Defensive Line Coach of the Atlanta Falcons, now Assistant Head Coach and Defensive Line Coach at the University of Miami, goes into how to lead your program with the following topics:
Focus & Perspectives
& Off Season Development
He shares his methods developed through the limitations placed on teams in the 2020 season that led to better individualized coaching. Clinic includes video examples of the different teaching tools which coach uses to develop each individual in his position group.
If you want to strengthen relationships and develop the players to their potential, this course gives you the template.
Simpson, who held the same title at Miami during the 2018 season, returns to Coral Gables after spending the past two seasons as defensive line coach for the Atlanta Falcons.
In his first season at The U in 2018, Miami delivered a stellar season on defense. The Hurricanes ranked No. 4 in the country in total defense and ranked No. 1 in several categories, including tackles for loss, third down conversion percentage and passing yards allowed. Under Simpson’s tutelage, defensive tackle Gerald Willis earned All-American honors.
Simpson joined the Hurricanes in March of 2018 after spending the 2017 season with the Atlanta Falcons. Simpson was the defensive line/assistant head coach at Georgia State in 2016.
Simpson helped Atlanta rank ninth in the NFL in both total defense and rushing defense in 2017. The Falcons advanced to the NFC Divisional Playoffs before falling to eventual Super Bowl champion Philadelphia.