Special Teams Coordinator
Simmons returns to the CFL coaching ranks. The former Toronto special teams coordinator (2003-2008), Simmons has spent the past two years in the CIS ranks with Acadia (2010) and Guelph (2011).
Marcello played in the CFL for seven seasons as a defensive back with Toronto, (1995-1998, 2000-2001), Edmonton (1999) and BC (2000). He is also a three-time Grey Cup Champion having won twice as a player (1996,1997) and once as a coach (2004).
The Texas native graduated from Southern Methodist University with a B.A. in Advertising.
Marcello Simmons' Coaching History:
2012 – Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Special Teams Coordinator
2011 – Guelph (CIS) - Defensive Backs
2010 – Acadia (CIS) - defensive Backs
2009 – Seattle Seahawks (NFL) - assistant coach
2003-08 – Toronto Argonauts (CFL) - Special Teams Coordinator/Defensive Backs