Texas A&M Football Coaching Staff

Last Game

LSU
Win 38-23
Nov 26, 2022
College Station, TX
Jimbo Fisher

Jimbo Fisher

Head Coach

Jimbo Fisher, who led Florida State to the college football national championship during the 2013 season, is entering his second year as Texas A&M head football coach. His first A&M team finished with a 9-4 record, including a close loss to eventual national champion Clemson, a 74-72 seven OT win over a top 10 LSU team, and a 52-13 Gator Bowl win against NC State. Fisher compiled an 83-23 record and won at least ten games in six of his eight seasons at the helm in Tallahassee. His teams had four top ten finishes and three other top 25 finishes. Known for his acumen in developing quarterbacks, Fisher has mentored four signal callers who became NFL first round picks. Prior to serving as the offensive coordinator and then head coach of the Seminoles, Fisher was Nick Saban's OC at LSU, where he also won a national title. Saban has called Fisher the best offensive coordinator to ever work for him. Fisher also led offenses at Auburn, Cincinnati, and Samford.

Elijah Robinson

Elijah Robinson

Asst. Head Coach/Run Game Coordinator/Defensive Line

One of the youngest members of the Aggie staff, Elijah Robinson spent four years at Baylor (2017) and Temple (2014-16) before joining Jimbo Fisher in College Station. In his four years as defensive line coach for the Bears and Owls, Robinson coached seven players to all-conference accolades, while his 2014 Temple team led the AAC in scoring defense and passing defense. Before his time in Waco and Philadelphia, Robinson played college football at Penn State and, after a career-ending injury, worked as a graduate assistant for the Nittany Lions.

D.J. Durkin

D.J. Durkin

Defensive Coordinator/Safeties

Durkin joins the Aggies' staff after directing the defense and coaching the linebackers at Ole Miss for the past two seasons. The Youngstown, Ohio native also helped spearhead successful units at Michigan and Florida, among other stops during his 20-year coaching career. In addition to his significant experience on the field, Durkin has been equally accomplished on the recruiting trail. The Rivals' Recruiter of the Year in 2012, Durkin has helped ink nine top-25 classes, including five which ranked in the top 10 nationally. During his time with the Gators, Durkin helped land four straight top-11 recruiting classes and nine five-star prospects.

Bobby Petrino

Bobby Petrino

Offensive Coordinator

Bobby Petrino was named Texas A&M's offensive coordinator in January of 2023 by head coach Jimbo Fisher. In 2021, ESPN ranked Petrino as one of the top college football coaches during the past 50 years and is noted for his offensive prowess. Petrino most recently served as the head coach at FCS Missouri State (2020-22) and also adds FBS level experience as the head coach at Louisville (2003-06, 2014-18), Western Kentucky (2013) and Arkansas (2008-11), compiling a 119-56 record through 14 seasons. He took 11 of the teams to bowl games and finished in the top 25 seven times, with three top-six finishes (2004, 2006, 2011). Petrino tutored 2016 Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson.

James Coley

James Coley

Co-Offensive Coordinator/Tight Ends

James Coley arrived at Texas A&M from Georgia, where he served as the Bulldogs offensive coordinator and assistant head coach and was part of the 2017 staff that guided the Bulldogs to a school record-tying 13 victories and the first SEC championship in over a decade. Prior to his time at Georgia, Coley was offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at the University of Miami, and the Hurricanes led the nation in explosive plays during his tenure. Coley rejoins Jimbo Fisher after the two worked together previously at both LSU and Florida State; he was offensive coordinator and tight ends coach under Fisher for the Seminoles. Coley also has coached for the Miami Dolphins Florida International. Coley and his wife, Kenia, have two children.

Steve Addazio

Steve Addazio

Offensive Line

Two-time BCS National Champion Steve Addazio joined the Texas A&M football program in the Spring of 2022 as the offensive line coach. In addition to winning a pair of national titles while on staff at Florida, Addazio has nearly a decade of experience as a head coach. He spent the past two seasons leading the charge at Colorado State after stops at Boston College (2013-19) and Temple (2011-12).

Dameyune Craig

Dameyune Craig

Wide Receivers

Dameyune Craig, who was a record-setting quarterback at Auburn during his playing days, comes to Aggieland after multiple coaching stops throughout the southeast. Notably, Craig spent time at Florida State under head coach Jimbo Fisher, overseeing the Seminoles' quarterbacks and recruiting efforts from 2010-2012 and returning to Tallahassee as an offensive analyst in 2017. In between his stints at FSU, Craig was Auburn's co-offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach from 2013-2015 and coached receivers at LSU in 2016. Craig has been ranked as one of the nation's top recruiters by multiple outlets and recruited Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston to Florida State as part of the Seminoles' top-five 2012 class.

Terry Price

Terry Price

Defensive Ends

A defensive standout during his time as a player at Texas A&M, Terry Price led the defensive line in tackles during his final two seasons. As a coach, Price has spent his entire career on SEC sidelines. Since returning to A&M in 2012, he’s helped Damontre Moore reach All-American status and Myles Garrett break the SEC freshman sack record with 11.5 in 2014. Price previously spent two- and three-year stints leading the defensive line at Ole Miss, with a tour on Auburn’s defensive staff from 1999-2008 in between. Auburn led the SEC in sacks in 2005, including 11 against Alabama alone.

TJ Rushing

TJ Rushing

Defensive Backs

The former Stanford Cardinal defensive back joins the Texas A&M staff following a two-year stay in Memphis as the passing game coordinator and defensive backs coach and a short stint as the DBs coach at Florida State. Rushing, an All-American in college, also won a Super Bowl with the Indianapolis Colts during his time in the National Football League. During his time at Stanford, Rushing was also considered the greatest return man in school history, twice earning All-Pac-10 honors for his work on special teams. Rushing earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from Stanford in 2006. He and his wife, Taylor, have three children, Collin, Mora and Terrall III.

 
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