The Jets have hired Jeff Hammerschmidt as special teams assistant coach.
He will an assistant to newly hired Brant Boyer, who was himself recently hired as special teams coordinator.
Hammerschmidt, 46, brings coaching experience from the college level.
*special teams coordinator at Colorado State for the past four seasons and also coached running backs (2012-14) and tight ends (’15) there.
*Hammerschmidt had eight years of ST experience in the Pac-10/12 and the Big Ten.
*has seven years of experience as a defensive coordinator, at Southern Utah, St. Mary’s and Montana, and has coached every defensive position.
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