Football Coaching Staff
Greg McMahon
Special Teams Coordinator
Coach Info:
Position: Special Teams Coordinator
Hometown: Rantoul, Ill.
Alma Mater: Eastern Illinois
Graduating Year: 1982
Experience: 1st Year

LSU added another NFL coaching veteran to its football staff as Greg McMahon has been named special teams coordinator for the Tigers, head coach Ed Orgeron announced on Jan. 12, 2018.

The addition of McMahon gives the LSU coaching staff a combined 65 years of NFL experience.

McMahon spent the 2017 season as analyst for the Tigers.

Prior to serving as an analyst for LSU in 2017, McMahon spent 11 years with the New Orleans Saints, the first two as assistant special teams coordinator followed by nine seasons as special teams coordinator. McMahon was part of the New Orleans staff that led the Saints to the Super Bowl title during the 2009 season.

McMahon, a graduate of Eastern Illinois, served on the coaching staff at Illinois for 13 years before transitioning to the NFL. At Illinois, McMahon coached wide receivers for five years and then spent eight years coaching special teams and the tight ends. McMahon was part of the 2001 Illinois staff that won the Big 10 and faced LSU in the Sugar Bowl.