Jim Schwartz

Defensive Coordinator

College: Georgetown


Year with Browns: 4th

Year as NFL coach: 27th

Key Notes

  • Re-joined the organization in 2023 after initially breaking into the NFL as a college/pro scout with the Browns from 1993-95.
  • In his 15th season as an NFL defensive coordinator and first with the Browns. Previously served as defensive coordinator with the Titans (2001-07), Bills (2014) and Eagles (2016-20). Helped the Eagles win Super Bowl LII, while leading the NFL in rush defense that season (79.2 yards per game). During time as defensive coordinator, has helped seven different defensive linemen reach double-digit sacks in a season (eight total times).  
  • As senior defensive assistant with Tennessee (2021-22), the Titans led the NFL in rushing yards allowed with 80.7 yards per game.