This is a 2021 photo of Mike Priefer of the Cleveland Browns NFL football team. This image reflects the Cleveland Browns active roster as of April 14, 2021 when this image was taken.

Mike Priefer

Special Teams Coordinator

College: US Naval Academy

Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio


Year with Browns: 2nd

Year as NFL coach: 19th

Key Notes

  • Named the Browns special teams coordinator on Jan. 14, 2019. In his 15th season as an NFL special teams coordinator. Held the same role with the Chiefs (2006-08), Broncos (2009-10) and Vikings (2011-18).
  • Named the 2012 Special Teams Coach of the Year as voted on by his NFL counterparts.
  • Since joining the NFL in 2002, has helped David Tyree (ST), Chris Hanson (P), Blair Walsh (K) and Cordarrelle Patterson (RS) earn Pro Bowl nods. Patterson was also named first team All-Pro multiple times, while Walsh earned the honor once.