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Derius Swinton

Assistant Special Teams

College: Hampton

Hometown: Newport News, VA

Experience: 11 years


Derius Swinton enters his 11th season as an NFL assistant and first with the Cardinals after being hired as assistant special teams coach on 2/5/20.

With an extensive background as a special teams coach, Swinton previously worked as San Francisco's special teams coordinator in 2016 in addition to coaching special teams with Chicago (2015,'17), Denver (2013-14), Kansas City (2012), and St. Louis (2009-11). Swinton spent the 2018 season as an offensive assistant with Detroit and spent training camp in 2019 as a special teams intern with the Cardinals.