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Ben Wilkerson

Assistant Offensive Line

College: LSU

Hometown: Port Arthur, Texas

Experience: 8 years

Biography

Ben Wilkerson, who will work with offensive line & run game coordinator John Benton, most recently served as the Giants' assistant OL coach from 2018-21, and before that with the same title on the Chicago Bears from 2015-17. He also received coaching experience as a Louisiana State graduate assistant in 2011, as Grambling's OL coach from 2012-13, and as an assistant high school coach in Houston in 2014.

Wilkerson also has college and pro playing experience. He played for Nick Saban's LSU Tigers from 2001-04, won a national title in '03, and after the '04 season was named All-Southeastern Conference, All-America first team and the Rimington Trophy as the nation's top center. As an undrafted NFL free agent, he played three games with the Bengals in '06 and 29 games with the Falcons in '07-08.

FLIGHT PATH

New York Jets | 2022-Present

Assistant Offensive Line - 2022-Present

New York Giants | 2018-21

Assistant Offensive Line - 2018-21

Chicago Bears | 2015-17

Assistant Offensive Line - 2015-17

North Shore (Texas) Senior High School | 2014

Assistant Football & Track - 2014

Grambling State University | 2012-13

Assistant Offensive Line - 2012-13

Pittsburgh Steelers | 2012

Bill Walsh Diversity Coaching Fellowship - 2012

Louisiana State University | 2010-11

Offensive Administrative Assistant - 2011

Graduate Assistant - 2010

PLAYING CAREER

Florida Tuskers/UFL (Offensive Line) - 2009

Atlanta Falcons (Offensive Line) - 2007-08

Cincinnati Bengals (Offensive Line) - 2005-06

Louisiana State University (Center) - 2001-04

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