Bills hire Jeff Hafley as Defensive Assistant

Posted Jan 16, 2014

The Bills added Defensive Assistant Jeff Hafley to the coaching staff

The Buffalo Bills have hired Jeff Hafley to the coaching staff as Defensive Assistant.

Hafley will enter his third season in the NFL coaching ranks in 2014 after spending the previous two years with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including 2013 as the team’s safeties coach.

Prior to entering the NFL, Hafley spent 11 years on the collegiate sideline with coaching stints at Worcester Polytechnic University (2001), University of Albany (2002-05), University of Pittsburgh (2006-10) and Rutgers University (2011).

A native of Montvale, NJ, Hafley graduated from Siena College in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in history and played four years as a wide receiver at Siena (1997-2000).