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Zac Woodfin

Director, Sports Performance


Zac Woodfin arrives in Tennessee with 18 years of experience in the strength and conditioning field. He served the past two years as the Director of Player Performance and Wellness for the United States Football League and United Football League (2022-24), overseeing the league's athletic performance training staff.

Prior to his time with the USFL/UFL, Woodfin was the Director of Athletic Performance at Missouri (2020-21), Kansas (2017-19) and Southern Miss (2015-16) and was the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at his alma mater, the University of Alabama at Birmingham, for one season (2014). From 2011 to 2013, he was an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Green Bay Packers.

A native of Prattville, Ala., Woodfin played linebacker at UAB and became the football program's all-time leading tackler (372 career tackles). He spent time as a player in the NFL with the Packers (2005), New Orleans Saints (2005), Baltimore Ravens (2005-06) and Houston Texans (2007), and he also played in NFL Europe for the Frankfurt Galaxy (2007). In 2006, he got his start in the strength and conditioning field as an intern at UAB and then worked as a volunteer at Alabama (2007) before becoming a Performance Specialist for three years at Athletes' Performance (2007-10).