George Edwards

Sr. Defensive Assistant

College: Duke

Hometown: Siler City, NC

Experience: 23 years


George Edwards returns to coach the Dallas Cowboys as the team's senior defensive assistant in 2020 under new head coach Mike McCarthy. The 2020 season marks Edwards' 23rd season in the NFL and 31st season as a coach, all spent on the defensive side of the ball. Edwards spent six seasons (2014-19) as the Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator, and it was his third stop coordinating a defense, following stints in Washington (2003) and Buffalo (2010-11).