John Steiger enters into his second season as a Logger assistant coach in 2019. He serves as the special teams coordinator, running backs coach, and recruiting coordinator.
Prior to Puget Sound, Steiger coached at Pacific University. He spent six seasons at Pacific, including four years as the football program’s special teams coordinator and running backs coach. Prior to his work with running backs and special teams, Steiger coached the defensive tackles in 2012 and 2013.
From 2008 to 2012, Steiger spent the four seasons as an undergraduate assistant coach at University of Oregon, where his duties included assisting with the tight ends.
A native of San Diego, Steiger played his prep football at Scripps Ranch High School where he was a running back, defensive tackle, defensive end, and long snapper.
Steiger graduated from the University of Oregon in 2012 with a degree in sociology and a minor in business administration.