Peter Giunta

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Peter Giunta
Current position
TitleSenior Defensive Assistant
TeamNew Orleans Saints
Biographical details
Born (1956-08-11) August 11, 1956 (age 63)
Salem, Massachusetts
Playing career
Position(s)CB / RB
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1978-1980Swampscott HS
1981-1983Penn State (Asst.)
1984-1985Brown (TE/WR coach)
1986-1987Brown (OC)
1988-1990Lehigh (TE/WR)
1991-1994Phi. Eagles (DB)
1995-1996New York Jets (DB)
1997St. Louis Rams (DB)
1998-1999St. Louis Rams (Co-DC)
2000St. Louis Rams (DC)
2001-2005Kansas City Chiefs (DB)
2006-2014New York Giants (DB)
Accomplishments and honors

Peter Giunta (/ˈntə/;[1] born (1956-08-11)August 11, 1956) is an American football coach for the New Orleans Saints. He served as defensive backs coach to defensive coordinator Perry Fewell and head coach Tom Coughlin for the New York Giants from 2006 to 2014. Giunta has also served as defensive coordinator for the St. Louis Rams from 1998–2000, succeeding the retiring Bud Carson. Giunta has coached at the high school, college, and professional level, and also as both offensive and defensive assistant throughout his career. He played cornerback and running back under Robert Lyons at Northeastern University from 1974-1977.