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Jim Schwartz

Defensive Coordinator

College: Georgetown


Year with Browns: 5th

Year as NFL coach: 28th

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.
  • Named the 2023 NFL Assistant Coach of the Year after first season as Browns defensive coordinator.
  • In his 16th season as an NFL defensive coordinator and second 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 eight different defensive linemen reach double-digit sacks in a season (nine total times).