Shane Waldron

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Shane Waldron
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Tight ends coach
Team Los Angeles Rams
Biographical details
Born (1979-08-17) August 17, 1979 (age 37)
Portland, Oregon
Alma mater Tufts
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
2005–2007 Notre Dame (GA)
2008 New England Patriots (OCA)
2009 New England Patriots (TE)
2010 Hartford Colonials (WR)
2012–2015 UMass (OL/TE/RC)
2016 Washington Redskins (OQC)
2017–present Los Angeles Rams (TE)
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
2002–2004 New England Patriots (assistant)

Shane Waldron (born August 17, 1979 in Portland, Oregon)[1] is an American football coach who is the tight ends coach for the Los Angeles Rams. He was previously the tight ends coach for the New England Patriots of the National Football League and coach for the Washington Redskins.[2]

Waldron attended La Salle High School in Portland, Oregon. After a year at Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts, he played football at Tufts University as a tight end and long snapper from 1999 through 2002. Waldron then was hired by the New England Patriots and worked for head coach Bill Belichick, also a Phillips Academy alumnus, as a football operations assistant. In 2005, Waldron followed Patriots offensive coordinator Charlie Weis to the University of Notre Dame as an offensive graduate assistant, but returned to the Patriots in 2008 as an offensive coaching assistant. He was promoted to tight ends coach following the 2008 season. He left the team after the 2009 and later joined the Hartford Colonials of the United Football League. Waldron was the recruiting coordinator and tight ends coach before being promoted to offensive line coach for the University of Massachusetts Minutemen.

On February 2, 2017, Waldron was hired as the tight end coach of the Los Angeles Rams.

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Shane Waldron bio University of Notre Dame. Accessed 15 August 2008.
  2. ^ Reiss, Mike (2009-02-12). "Patriots coaching, scouting moves". Reiss' Pieces. Retrieved 2010-01-29.