PJ Fleck - Rutgers Wide Receivers Coach
- Graduate assistant at Ohio State in 2006.
AJ Pratt - Western Kentucky Tight Ends/Offensive Tackles Coach
- Graduate assistant at Kent State in 1999 before becoming the WR coach in 2000. He eventually was promoted to offensive coordinator in 2008. He coached with Paul Haynes, who was the defensive backs coach at Kent State in 1999 and 2000.
Shane Montgomery - Youngstown State Offensive Coordinator
- Offensive coordinator at Miami (Ohio) from 2001-04 before becoming head coach. Coached with both John Peterson and Taver Johnson during his tenure with the RedHawks.
Mike Sullivan - New York Giants Quarterbacks Coach
Other names in consideration: Charlie Baggett, Tennessee; Billy Lynch, Indiana; Adam Gase, Denver Broncos.
- Defensive backs coach at Youngstown State in 1997 and '98 under Jim Tressel.