This is a 2021 photo of Frisman Jackson of the Pittsburgh Steelers NFL football team. This image reflects the Steelers active roster as of Feb. 22, when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Frisman Jackson

Wide Receivers Coach

College: Western Illinois

Experience: 14 years

Biography

Frisman Jackson, who brings 14 years of college or NFL coaching experience to Pittsburgh, spent the previous two seasons with the Carolina Panthers (2020-21). He was their offensive passing game coordinator in '21 after he was promoted from wide receivers coach in '20. He previously coached wide receivers in the NFL with the Tennessee Titans (2017).

Under Jackson's mentorship, wide receiver DJ Moore caught 159 passes for 2,350 receiving yards and eight TDs combined in the last two seasons. His 2,350 yards receiving, and 14.8 yards/reception, are the seventh and 10th-most in the NFL over the span. Moore ranked 11th and 12th, respectively, in the NFL in receiving yards (1,157) and receptions (93) in 2021.

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