Joe Graves is in his first season as a 49ers assistant offensive line coach. He joined the 49ers after spending the 2021 season as the special teams coordinator/tight ends coach at Georgia Southern University.
The 2021 Eagles saw CB NaJee Thompson earn First-Team All-American honors as a special teams player by Pro Football Network, after leading the team with 154 plays on special teams. P Anthony Beck II finished the season ranked second in the Sun Belt in punting average (44.3), as he earned Second-Team All-Sun Belt honors. He also added 17 punts downed inside the 20, which were tied for the most among Sun Belt punters. TE Beau Johnson led Georgia Southern with three touchdown receptions.