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Football Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Willie Simmons   FULL BIO
Willie Simmons
James Spady
Associate Head Coach/Tight Ends/Special Teams
James Spady joins the Rattler staff as Associate Head Coach. He will assume responsibility for the tight ends and special teams.   FULL BIO
Billy Rolle
Assistant Head Coach
FAMU welcomes home on of its favorite sons in Rolle, who had a stellar career as a Rattler defensive back under coach Rudy Hubbard from 1980-1984. He will assume the assistant head coach position. He will also be position coach for the safeties. The Coral Gables High School graduate accepted a scholarship to pursue his collegiate career at FAMU, where he graduated in 1984 with a B.S. in Physical Education. He went on to play in the United States Football League (USFL) and for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League (CFL).   FULL BIO
Jelani Berassa
Wide Receivers
Jelani Berassa joins the Rattler staff as wide receivers coach.   FULL BIO
Kenneth Gilstrap
Defensive Backs
Kenneth Gilstrap will coach the cornerbacks for the Rattlers.   FULL BIO
Brandon Sharp
Defensive Backs
Brandon Sharp   FULL BIO
Clifford Henry
Running Backs
Clifford Henry   FULL BIO
Alex Jackson
Ofensive Coordinator/Offensive Line
Alex Jackson joins the Rattler staff as offensive coordinator and offensive line coach.   FULL BIO
Mateo Kambui
Mateo Kambui
Graduate Assistant