Mike Sanford - Stanford Running Backs Coach
- Played quarterback at Boise State from 2000-04. Chris Petersen was his offensive coordinator for four years and he played with Scott Huff, who was an offensive lineman for the Broncos.
- QB coach for the Atlanta Falcons from 2003-05. Robert Prince was an offensive assistant with the Falcons from 2004-06.
- Played quarterback at Oregon from 1995-98. Chris Petersen was the Ducks WR coach from 1995-2000 and Damon Griffin was one of Smith's teammates.
SPECIAL TEAMS COACH
Pete Alamar - ex-Fresno State Tight Ends/Special Teams Coach
- Coached tight ends and special teams at Cal from 2003-09, where he worked on staff with Bob Gregory.
- Special teams coach at Hawaii in 1999 and 2000, where he coached Keith Bhonapha.
- Played at Cal from 2002-06, where Bob Gregory was one of his coaches.