49ers’ Officially Releases Team’s 2015 Coaching Staff


The San Francisco 49ers have finally announced the team’s official coaching staff as they released a statement:

“Our staff is a collection of passionate coaches who have wide-ranging experience at every level of the game,” said 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula. “This is a group of talented communicators who take great pride in helping players maximize their abilities. Throughout the staff you see bright, high-energy coaches who enjoy taking a hands-on approach to teaching the game. We are all looking forward to getting to work.”

So without further ado, the coaches for the 2015 season are:


Head Coach: Jim Tomsula (previously served as 49ers DL coach)

Offensive Coordinator: Geep Chryst (previously served as 49ers QB coach)

Offensive Line Coach: Chris Foerster (previously Washington’s OL coach)

Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Eric Wolford (previously Youngstown head coach)

Quarterbacks Coach:  Steve Logan

Running Backs Coach: Tom Rathman 

Tight Ends Coach: Tony Sparano (previously interim head coach of Oakland Raiders)

Wide Receivers Coach: Adam Henry (previously served as LSU WR coach)

Wide Receivers Coach: Ronald Curry

Offensive Assistant: D.J. Boldin


Defensive Coordinator: Eric Mangini (previously served as 49ers TE coach)

Defensive Line Coach: Scott Brown (previously 49ers Midwest Regional Scout)

Linebackers Coach: Jason Tarver (previously Oakland Raiders DC)

Inside Linebackers Coach: Clancy Pendergast (last served as DC at USC in 2013)

Defensive Backs Coach: Tim Lewis (previously served as Atlanta Falcons DB coach)

Defensive Assistant: Ejiro Evero

Defensive Assistant: Aubrayo Franklin

Defensive Assistant: Mick Lombardi


Special Teams Coordinator: Thomas McGaughey (previously served as New York Jets special-teams coach)

Assistant Special-Teams: Richard Hightower

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