Jerry Schuplinski
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Jerry Schuplinski in 2020
Las Vegas Raiders
Position:Senior offensive assistant
Personal information
Born: (1977-04-04) April 4, 1977 (age 45)
Garfield Heights, Ohio
Career information
College:John Carroll
Career history
As a coach:
Career highlights and awards

Jerry Schuplinski (born April 4, 1977) is an American football coach who is the senior offensive assistant coach for the Las Vegas Raiders of the National Football League. Jerry was an assistant coach for Case Western Reserve for six seasons before becoming a part of the Patriots' staff in 2013.[2][3][4] Schuplinski was part of the Patriots coaching staff that won Super Bowl LI. In the game, the Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons by a score of 34–28 in overtime.[5]

Coaching career

John Carroll

In 2000, Schuplinski was hired at John Carroll as a graduate assistant.

Trinity High School

In 2002, Schuplinski was hired as the head coach of Trinity High School. He was also a math teacher and the athletic director there.[6]

Case Western Reserve

In 2007, Schuplinski was hired as the special teams coordinator and linebackers coach for Case Western Reserve under head coach Greg Debeljak.

New England Patriots

In 2013, Schuplinski was hired by the New England Patriots as an offensive assistant under head coach Bill Belichick. This was because Schuplinski, Patriots' offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels and Patriots' director of player personnel Nick Caseiro played together at John Carroll University in the mid-1990s.

In 2016, he was promoted to assistant quarterbacks coach, and helped coach rookie Jacoby Brisset and backup Jimmy Garrapollo.[7][8][9] He remained in that position until the 2019 season.

Miami Dolphins

On February 8, 2019, Schuplinski was hired by the Miami Dolphins as their assistant quarterbacks coach under head coach Brian Flores.[10]

New York Giants

On January 13, 2020, Schuplinski was hired by the New York Giants as their quarterbacks coach under his former Patriots co-worker Joe Judge.[11][12] He was let go after the 2021 season.

Las Vegas Raiders

On March 7, 2022, the Las Vegas Raiders hired Schuplinski as their senior offensive assistant coach.[13]

References

  1. ^ Wesseling, Chris (February 5, 2017). "New England Patriots win Super Bowl LI". NFL. Retrieved February 6, 2017.
  2. ^ Reiss, Mike (April 12, 2013). "Another John Carroll Pats connection". ESPN. Retrieved February 6, 2017.
  3. ^ "Spartans Represented by Two Former Coaches at this Year's Super Bowl". Case Western Reserve. February 3, 2017. Retrieved February 6, 2017.
  4. ^ "Jerry Schuplinski". New England Patriots. Retrieved February 6, 2017.
  5. ^ "Super Bowl LI – New England Patriots vs. Atlanta Falcons – February 5th, 2017". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved September 2, 2017.
  6. ^ Dunleavy, Ryan (January 18, 2020). "Daniel Jones' new Giants mentor even left Dan Marino impressed". New York Post. Retrieved April 11, 2020.
  7. ^ "'I wouldn't be where I am without him' -- Meet Patriots coach who helped make Jimmy G., other QBs". WEEI. August 16, 2018. Retrieved April 11, 2020.
  8. ^ "Garoppolo a big fan of Giants' new QB coach". Newsday. Retrieved April 11, 2020.
  9. ^ "Belichick credits Schuplinski's work behind the scenes in preparing Brissett". NBC Sports Boston. September 23, 2016. Retrieved April 11, 2020.
  10. ^ Nogle, Kevin (February 8, 2019). "Dolphins announce Brian Flores coaching staff". The Phinsider. Retrieved February 8, 2019.
  11. ^ Alper, Josh (January 13, 2020). "Report: Jerry Schuplinski is expected to be Giants QB coach". sports.yahoo.com. Retrieved April 11, 2020.
  12. ^ Beasley, Adam (January 13, 2020). "New York Giants poach another assistant from Miami Dolphins' coaching staff". miamiherald.com.
  13. ^ Williams, CharEan (March 7, 2022). "Raiders' coaching staff includes Deuce Gruden, Jerry Schuplinski". Nbcsports.com.