Zach Dunn

Defensive Assistant


Year with Browns: 3rd 

Year as NFL coach: 3rd 

Key Notes 

  • Joined the Browns in 2020 and helped the defense rank among the league leaders in takeaways, including leading the league in red zone takeaways. Helped CB Denzel Ward finish tied for second in the NFL with 18 passes defensed, despite only playing in 12 games.  
  • Helped the Browns finish the 2021 season fifth in the NFL in total defense, marking just the third time since 1970 the team finished in the top-five and the club's highest finish since 1987. DE Myles Garrett earned first team All-Pro and Pro Bowl honors after setting the franchise single-season record with 16 sacks in 2021, while Ward was also selected to the Pro Bowl.   
  • Spent the 2016 season as a student assistant coach at his alma mater Bowling Green State University.