Grant O'Brien
Grant O'Brien
Title: Defensive Graduate Assistant Coach
Phone: 928-523-1900

• Grant O’Brien enters his second season a graduate assistant with the Northern Arizona football program.

• O’Brien will work primarily with the defensive coaching staff, assist with the scouting and breakdown of opponents, as well as develop daily practice schedules.

• Prior to becoming a graduate assistant, O’Brien spent the 2012 season as a student assistant with the Lumberjacks where he assisted with the development of the defensive backs. He also assisted with the scout offense and special teams.

• A Northern Arizona graduate, O’Brien earned a degree in secondary education in 2012.

• He is currently working on his master’s in educational leadership.

• O’Brien played football for the Lumberjacks from 2010-12, as a safety and on special teams.