The 2019 campaign marks the 25th season for Brian Boigner as Atlanta's Equipment Manager. He is responsible for properly outfitting players with the safest and most advanced protective equipment and footwear, as well as ordering and organizing the team's inventory of apparel and equipment. Boigner also serves as the team's liaison with the NFL's official uniform and apparel provider, Nike. Since 2008, he has been a member of the NFL Equipment Managers Subcommittee, NFL helmet safety group and the foot and ankle committee. Prior to joining the Falcons, Boigner spent five years as the assistant equipment manager for the New York Giants. He also served as the assistant equipment manager for the New York/New Jersey Knights of the World League of American Football (1991-92). Boigner has two sons, Bryce, and Daxton, and a daughter, Sarah. Boigner and his wife, Tema, reside in the city of Atlanta.