Pat McPherson

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Pat McPherson
Seattle Seahawks
Position: Tight ends coach
Personal information
Date of birth: (1969-04-15) April 15, 1969 (age 47)
Place of birth: Santa Clara, California
Career information
High school: Bellarmine College Prep
College: Santa Clara
Career history
As coach:

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] 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, and in 1999 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. Retrieved December 5, 2010. 

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