Boston College hires Jeff Hafley as head football coach
By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The 40-year-old has received his first head coaching opportunity. He replaces Steve Addazio, who was fired at the end of the 2019 season.
The two previously worked together with the San Francisco 49ers during the 2016 season.
He spent three total seasons with the 49ers. He worked the 2016 season under Chip Kelly. He was the 49ers secondary coach under both head coaches.
Then, in 2013, he was named the team’s secondary coach.
Before joining Schiano with the Buccaneers, he worked with Schiano at the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. He was the team’s secondary coach.
He also served as an assistant coach with the Pittsburgh Panthers, Albany Great Danes, and Worcester Polytechnic (WPI) Engineers.