Joe Woods

Defensive Backs /Passing Game Coordinator

Experience: 15 years


Joe Woods is in his first season as the 49ers defensive backs/passing game coordinator. He joined San Francisco after spending the previous four seasons with the Denver Broncos, two as the team’s defensive coordinator (2017-18) and two as defensive backs coach (2015-16).

Throughout his NFL coaching career with the Broncos, Oakland Raiders (2014), Minnesota Vikings (2006-13) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2004-05), Woods has coached eight players to 15 total Pro Bowl selections. Additionally, his defensive back units have helped lead the NFL in passes defenses three times (2004 & 2015-16).