Darrin Simmons

Special Teams Coordinator

College: Kansas

Hometown: Elkhart, KS

Experience: 15 years


Darrin Simmons is in his 15th season leading the coaching of Cincinnati’s special teams, and for the fifth straight season in 2017, he carries the title of special teams coordinator. His squads have helped the Bengals reach the playoffs five times in the last six seasons. And in the long-established special teams rankings done annually by the Dallas Morning News, incorporating 22 categories of special teams play, the Bengals have had three top 10 finishes in the last five years.