Jaire Alexander
Green Bay Packers New Defensive Coordinator Jeff Hafley
2 weeks ago

The Green Bay Packers have found their new Defensive Coordinator Jeff Hafley.

The Green Bay Packers are hiring former Boston College Head Coach Jeff Hafley for the Defensive Coordinator vacancy position.  The Packers interviewed at least six candidates for the position, before, deciding to hire Jeff Hafley.

 

Hafley has had some NFL experience with Tampa Bay, Cleveland, and San Francisco before returning to college in 2019.  Then Hafley help lead Ohio State’s defense to be one of the top-rated in the nation, before being hired as Boston College Head Coach a year later.

 

This will be Packers third DC under Matt LaFleur in six seasons.  Hafley and LaFleur are long-time friends, even though they have never worked together.  Hafley defense of scheme is mixed blended with college and pros, he will have fast, young, and talented players waiting for him.