2020 New Coach Headshots (Photo by Kara Durrette/Atlanta Falcons)

Tosh Lupoi

DEFENSIVE LINE/RUN GAME COORDINATOR (DEs)

Biography

The Falcons hired Tosh Lupoi as the team's defensive line coach and run-game coordinator (DEs) on January 11, 2020. 

 This past season, Lupoi was the defensive line coach in Cleveland. Under his direction, defensive linemen Myles Garrett, Larry Ogunjobi, Chad Thomas, Olivier Vernon and Sheldon Richardson combined to tally 26 sacks, 35 tackles for loss, 52 quarterback hits and six forced fumbles. According to Next Gen Stats, This Browns quintet notched 119 stops – tackles that result in a successful play for the defense based on the yards to gain by down. They also recorded 28 run stuffs, tackles resulting in no gain or a loss of yards, and 131 total quarterback pressures.

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