The Patriots are hiring Browns assistant offensive line coach Scott Peters to their teaching workers, in accordance with NFL reporter Aaron Wilson.
Peters has 4 years of teaching expertise, all in Cleveland and all alongside new Patriots offensive coordinator Alex Van Pelt. Peters saved the identical place since becoming a member of the Browns workers in 2020. He labored below legendary offensive line coach Bill Callahan, who lately left to affix his son’s workers in Tennessee.
Peters, 45, the second Browns assistant to reportedly come to New England, after quarterbacks coach T.C. McCartney. Peters’ title is unclear, however the Patriots have a emptiness at offensive line coach. Peters additionally served as a lead offensive line coach on the 2022 East-West Shrine Bowl.
After getting drafted within the fourth spherical of the 2002 NFL Draft, he performed seven seasons break up between the Eagles, Giants, 49ers, Panthers and Cardinals. Peters performed each guard and middle and appeared in Super Bowl XLIII with Arizona.
Peters additionally opened his personal fitness center in Arizona, The Lion’s Den MMA Academy, which he based in 2008. He skilled a number of UFC fighters and received two Brazilian Jiu Jitsu world championships himself in submission grappling.
With Peters on board, the Patriots’ reported offensive workers consists of Van Pelt, senior offensive assistant Ben McAdoo, McCartney as quarterbacks coach and Peters working with the offensive line. Earlier this week, the Pats additionally employed ex-Packers defensive position coach Jerry Montgomery to the identical place below new defensive coordinator DeMarcus Covington.