Billy Vandemerkt begins his first season with the New York Jets after joining Robert Saleh's staff as an offensive assistant on January 21, 2021. For VandeMerkt, this position is his first in the NFL following seven years coaching in college.
Prior to joining the Jets, VandeMerkt coached quarterbacks at Lenoir-Rhyne (2020) after three seasons at Western Michigan (2017-19). He began his coaching career at his alma mater, St. Joseph's College, before moving to Southwest Minnesota State. In 2015, he was a part of the group that establish the school's first ever football program at West Florida, as the Argonauts began play in 2016.
New York Jets | 2021-Present
Offensive Assistant - 2021-Present
Lenoir-Rhyne University | 2020
Quarterbacks - 2020
Western Michigan | 2017-19
Offensive Graduate Assistant - 2017-19
West Florida | 2015-16
Running Backs - 2015-16
Southwest Minnesota State | 2014
Running Backs - 2014
St. Joseph's College | 2014
Student Assistant - 2014
St. Joseph's College (Quarterback) - 2010-13