HOF Coaches, Mentors & Staff That Make It Possible
The HOF Academy takes place at a magical facility and the coaches there are a critical component of everything that is taught and learned.
Pictured (clockwise from the top left): “Shemy” Schembechler, from Sport Testing, assists an athlete with training; Hall of Famer Rod Woodson coaching athletes; Former NFL player Gus Frerotte personally tutoring player; NFL Trainer Chip Smith teaching techniques to players; Coach Charlie Coiner, Former NFL Coach with Bears and Bills, reviewing plays with athletes.
The 2016 HOF Academy Coaches & Staff
Front row: Charlie Collins, Former Assistant Coach with the San Francisco 49ers and Cincinnati Bengals, Kurt Gouveia, Former NFL player with the Redskins, Eagles, and Chargers and current University of Hawaii Linebacker coach, Steve Hagen, Former NFL Assistant Coach with Jets, Sam Wyche, Former NFL Super Bowl Winning Head Coach with Bengals and Head Coach with Buccaneers, Chuck Bresnahan, Former Defensive Coordinator with Raiders and Assistant Coach with the Bengals, Browns and Colts, Jen Welter, Former NFL Linebacker Coach with the Arizona Cardinals.
Standing: Chris Palmer, Former NFL Head Coach for the Cleveland Browns and current Senior offensive assistant for the Buffalo Bills, Tom Creguer, Creator of High & Tight and Assistant Coach with Central Michigan, John Torine, Current NFL strength and conditioning coach for the Indianapolis Colts, Jon Ritchie, Former NFL fullback with the Philadelphia Eagles and Oakland Raiders, Charlie Coiner, Former NFL Coach with Bears and Bills, Peter Metzelaars, Former NFL player with the Bills, Seahawks, Panthers and Lions and Former Assistant Coach with the Colts, Bills and Chargers, David Baker, President of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Gus Ferrotte, Former NFL QB for the Washington Redskins, Brandon Noble, Former player for Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins, Peter Kafaf, Former college defensive lineman trainer, Quinton Smith, Former NFL wide receiver with Kansas City Chiefs and Chicago Bears, and Richard McGuinness, Architect of the HOF Academy.
Pictured (clockwise from top left): Coach Brandon Noble, Former player for Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins, talks to athletes; Sam Wyche, Former NFL Super Bowl Winning Head Coach with Bengals and Head Coach with Buccaneers, posing with athlete; Chuck Bresnahan, Former Defensive Coordinator with Raiders and Assistant Coach with the Bengals, Browns and Colts, speaking to athletes; Hall of Famer Rod Woodson and Former NFL Head Coach Sam Wyche posing with athletes; Rich McGuinness, Architect of the HOF Academy, speaks to athletes and parents.