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Report: Assistant Bowen leaving for job with Meyer, Jags

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Penn State assistant coach Tyler Bowen, a highly regarded and respected offensive coach, is leaving to take a job with the Jacksonville Jaguars and new head coach Urban Meyer, according to a report from Sean Fitz of

Bowen was PSU’s tight ends coach, co-offensive coordinator and offensive recruiting coordinator, so he has worn a lot of important hats with the program.

He will coach the tight ends with the Jaguars, according to the 247Sports report.

Bowen took over as the playcaller for the Cotton Bowl at the end of the 2019 season after Ricky Rahne left to become head coach at Old Dominion.

This is Bowen’s coaching career profile, from his PSU bio page:

Coaching Career

2020-present – Penn State (Co-Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Recruiting Coordinator/Tight Ends)
2018-19 – Penn State (Offensive Recruiting Coordinator/Tight Ends)
2017 – Maryland (Offensive Line)
2016 – Fordham (Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line)
2015 – Fordham (Offensive Line)
2014 – Penn State (Offensive Graduate Assistant)
2013 – Towson (Tight Ends)
2011-12 – Maryland (Graduate Assistant)
2010 – Maryland (Student Assistant)

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Cory Giger is a 15-year veteran of the Penn State beat and a journalist with 28 years of experience. He has won more than 100 state and national journalism awards during his career, plus he's a voter for the Heisman Trophy in football and Wooden Award in basketball.

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