Jacksonville Jaguars Coaching Staff
Meyer, 56, was born in Toledo, Ohio and grew up in Ashtabula, Ohio. He and his wife, Shelley, who both graduated from the University of Cincinnati, have three children: Nicki, Gigi and Nate, and two grandchildren, Troy (4) and Gray (2). Nicki (Georgia Tech) and Gigi (Florida Gulf Coast) both played volleyball in college, while Nate has competed in football and baseball at Cincinnati.
Assistant Head Coach and Inside Linebackers Coach
Charlie Strong was named assistant head coach and inside linebackers coach for the Jacksonville Jaguars on Feb. 11, 2021. He begins his first season as an NFL coach following a 38-year career in college football that included head coaching roles at Louisville, Texas and South Florida. Strong reunites with Head Coach Urban Meyer, having previously worked together at Florida from 2005-2009 when the Gators won the 2006 and 2008 National Championships. He most recently served as a defensive analyst at Alabama in 2020 helping the Crimson Tide win the College Football Playoff national championship.
The Jacksonville Jaguars announced the hiring of Offensive Coordinator Darrell Bevell on Feb. 11, 2021. He enters his 21st season in the NFL coaching ranks and his first with the Jaguars. Bevell most recently served as interim head coach/offensive coordinator for the Detroit Lions.
Joe Cullen, who has 32 years of coaching experience, including 14 years in the NFL with five different teams (Baltimore, Tampa Bay, Cleveland, Jacksonville, Detroit), was hired as the defensive coordinator for the Jacksonville Jaguars in February of 2021.