Coaches

Brad White
Assistant Linebackers Coach
College:
Wake Forest
Hometown:
Portsmouth, RI
Experience:
3

Brad White enters his second season as the defensive quality control coach of the Indianapolis Colts.

 

In 2012, White assisted a defense that registered 32.0 sacks, 12 interceptions and allowed a 38.1 third down conversion percentage, which ranked eighth in the AFC. The Colts defense returned four interceptions for touchdowns, which was tied for the most in a single season in franchise history.

 

White helped the development of 19 different starters on the defensive side of the ball, including inside linebacker Jerrell Freeman who joined the team from the CFL during the offseason and set a franchise record for tackles in a season (203).

 

White joined the Colts after spending two seasons as the inside linebackers coach at the Air Force Academy (2010-11).

 

While at Air Force, White was instrumental in the development of linebackers Jordan Waiwaiole and Brady Amack, who were each first-year starters in 2010. Waiwaiole led the team in tackles with 96 in 2010, while Amack led the team with 136 in 2011.

 

Prior to coaching at the Air Force Academy, White spent the 2009 season as the safeties coach at Murray State. He started his coaching career at Wake Forest, where he was a defensive graduate assistant for the 2007-08 seasons.

 

A graduate of Wake Forest, White started at linebacker for the Demon Deacons from 2002-04. He finished his playing career with 227 tackles, 19.0 tackles for loss, 4.0 sacks and eight passes defensed, while starting 34-of-35 games played. White was a three-time Academic All-ACC selection and was named to the 2004 CoSIDA Academic All-District III team. He was on the dean’s list each semester and graduated from Wake Forest with a degree in analytical finance. White also received his master’s in accounting.

 

White and his wife, Kate, have one daughter, Julia.

 

Coaching Career

2007-2008       Wake Forest                Defensive Graduate Assistant

2009                Murray State               Safeties

2010-2011       Air Force Academy     Inside Linebackers

2012-2013       Indianapolis Colts        Defensive Quality Control

Brad White enters his second season as the defensive quality control coach of the Indianapolis Colts.

 

In 2012, White assisted a defense that registered 32.0 sacks, 12 interceptions and allowed a 38.1 third down conversion percentage, which ranked eighth in the AFC. The Colts defense returned four interceptions for touchdowns, which was tied for the most in a single season in franchise history.

 

White helped the development of 19 different starters on the defensive side of the ball, including inside linebacker Jerrell Freeman who joined the team from the CFL during the offseason and set a franchise record for tackles in a season (203).

 

White joined the Colts after spending two seasons as the inside linebackers coach at the Air Force Academy (2010-11).

 

While at Air Force, White was instrumental in the development of linebackers Jordan Waiwaiole and Brady Amack, who were each first-year starters in 2010. Waiwaiole led the team in tackles with 96 in 2010, while Amack led the team with 136 in 2011.

 

Prior to coaching at the Air Force Academy, White spent the 2009 season as the safeties coach at Murray State. He started his coaching career at Wake Forest, where he was a defensive graduate assistant for the 2007-08 seasons.

 

A graduate of Wake Forest, White started at linebacker for the Demon Deacons from 2002-04. He finished his playing career with 227 tackles, 19.0 tackles for loss, 4.0 sacks and eight passes defensed, while starting 34-of-35 games played. White was a three-time Academic All-ACC selection and was named to the 2004 CoSIDA Academic All-District III team. He was on the dean’s list each semester and graduated from Wake Forest with a degree in analytical finance. White also received his master’s in accounting.

 

White and his wife, Kate, have one daughter, Julia.

 

Coaching Career

2007-2008       Wake Forest                Defensive Graduate Assistant

2009                Murray State               Safeties

2010-2011       Air Force Academy     Inside Linebackers

2012-2013       Indianapolis Colts        Defensive Quality Control