Pat McPherson
Seattle Seahawks
Position:Tight ends coach
Personal information
Born: (1969-04-15) April 15, 1969 (age 53)
Santa Clara, California
Career information
High school:Bellarmine College Prep
College:Santa Clara
Career history
As a coach:
Career highlights and awards

Patrick McPherson (born April 15, 1969) is an American football coach who is the tight-ends-coach for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL).[1] In 2010, he joined the Seahawks after 11 years with the Denver Broncos, where he was the wide receivers coach. He joined the Broncos coaching staff in 1998, as a defensive assistant. In 1999, he became an offensive assistant. He then served as the quarterbacks coach from 2003 until 2006. Under McPherson's guidance, Jake Plummer set several single-season franchise records, including passing yards.

McPherson was a linebacker and captain of the football team at Santa Clara University, where he received his bachelor's degree in English and an M.B.A. His father, Bill McPherson, was a long-time NFL assistant coach.


  1. ^ "Seattle Seahawks:McPherson". December 5, 2010. Archived from the original on December 30, 2010. Retrieved December 5, 2010.