|Position:||Director of Scouting / Quality Control|
Justin Speros joined the Catamount football support staff as the Director of Scouting / Quality Control during the summer of 2019 prior to the start of fall camp.
Through his position, Speros will work extensively with the football coaching staff, director of football operations, and other football support staff with all video aspects of the football program including practice and game film, as well as film trade for scouting and recruiting. He will also assume social media roles in the promotion of the team (@CatamountsFB).
Originally from Virginia, Speros comes to Cullowhee after spending the past six months as a coaching assistant with the NFL’s Cleveland Browns. In addition to his time with the Browns, Speros also interned with the Jacksonville Jaguars football operations staff during the summer of 2018.
A 2017 graduate of Clemson, Speros served as an offensive student assistant coach with the Tigers football program while an undergraduate student, parlaying that into a position as the recruiting operations assistant in January of 2018.
Speros comes from a football family. His grandfather, Leo, was a running back at Maryland in the 1950s while his brother, Jimmy, played collegiately at Richmond. His father, Jim – also a Clemson alumnus – was an assistant coach in the NFL with the Washington Redskins, serving on the staff of the 1982 championship squad under NFL and NASCAR Hall of Famer Joe Gibbs, and also the Buffalo Bills. A highly successful businessman, Jim went on to own a Canadian Football League team in Baltimore, Md., the Baltimore CFL Colts – later known as the Baltimore Stallions – as well as expansion into the United Football League.