Jim Bob Cooter

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Birthday
3, 1984
Birthplace
Fayetteville, TN
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
3, 1984 (age 36)
Birthplace
Fayetteville, TN

About

American football coach who became the offensive coordinator for the NFL's Detroit Lions in 2015.

Before Fame

He was offered a full athletic scholarship to play quarterback for the University of Tennessee football team. He played as the team's back-up during his four years, and was named to the All-Academic Southeastern Conference team.

Trivia

His first job in the NFL came in 2009, when he was hired as an offensive assistant by the Indianapolis Colts. He was originally hired by the Lions in 2014 as their quarterbacks coach.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Fayetteville, Tennessee.

Associated With

He has worked closely with Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford as the quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator for the Lions.