Michael Clay '09 Named Philadelphia Eagles Special Teams Coach

Posted: February 1, 2021

Michael Clay '09 was hired as Special Teams Coach by the Philadelphia Eagles over the weekend, making him the youngest coordinator in the National Football League and the youngest person to hold his position in the history of the Eagles franchise.

Following a standout career at BCP in which he helped the Bells capture the 2008 CCS Open Division title, Clay starred at linebacker for the University of Oregon, earning 2nd Team All-PAC 12 honors as a senior.

After playing under Chip Kelly at Oregon, Clay began his coaching career under Kelly in 2014 as a special teams assistant for the Eagles. When Kelly was hired as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers, Clay came back to the Bay Area as well. He has spent the past five seasons with the 49ers, serving as assistant special teams coach under Kyle Shanahan since 2018.

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