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Rob Rodriguez

Outside Linebackers


Rob Rodriguez is in his sixth NFL season and first with the Cardinals after joining Arizona's staff as the outside linebackers coach on 3/1/23.

Rodriguez came to the Cardinals after spending the past three seasons (2020-2022) at Arizona State as defensive line coach. In 2021, the Sun Devils featured one of the conference's best defenses, tying for 1st in the Pac-12 in average yards allowed per play (5.0) and rushing average allowed (3.7) while also finishing 2nd in the conference in total defense (325.7 ypg), sacks (27), tackles for loss (75) and 3rd in rushing yards allowed per game (131.5) and tied for 3rd in total takeaways (20).