Doug Pederson joins the Chiefs as the club's offensive coordinator after four seasons with Philadelphia. He served as the club's quarterbacks coach from 2011-12 and was the Eagles offensive quality control coach from 2009-10. While tutoring the Eagles signal callers in 2011, the Eagles offense set franchise records with 6,386 yards and 356 first downs. In 2010, Pederson was part of a record-setting offensive output as the team set franchise records in points scored (439), total net yards (6,230), and yards per rushing attempt (5.4). Prior to his stint with the Eagles, he served as head coach for Calvary Baptist Academy (2005-08).
A 12-year NFL veteran, Pederson played quarterback for the Miami Dolphins (1993-94), served two stints with the Green Bay Packers (1995-98 and 2001-04), played for the Philadelphia Eagles (1999) and Cleveland Browns (2000). His best season came with the Eagles in 1999 under then-Head Coach Andy Reid. During his playing career, Pederson backed up Dan Marino, Brett Favre and Donovan McNabb. Born in Bellingham, Wash., Pederson attended Northeast Louisiana where he played quarterback (1987-90). He and his wife, Jeannie, have three sons, Drew, Josh and Joel.
Offensive Coordinator Doug Pederson talks about the AFC Wild Card matchup against the Indianapolis Colts and his thoughts on the Week 17 Chargers game.
Offensive Coordinator, Doug Pederson met with the media on Thursday. After a dominate performance verse Oakland, Pederson is hopeful that the unit as a whole will keep getting stronger as we move forward in the final weeks of the season.