Commanders defensive assistant coaches photo gallery

Commanders defensive coordinator Jim Grobe (left) and outside linebackers coach James Rodgers look over the schedule of plays during practice on Wednesday at Central Catholic High School. - photo by Joe Alexander
Commanders defensive coordinator Jim Grobe (left) and outside linebackers coach James Rodgers look over the schedule of plays during practice on Wednesday at Central Catholic High School. – photo by Joe Alexander
A look at the defensive assistants on the San Antonio Commanders coaching staff as the team prepares for its first game.

Jim Grobe – defensive coordinator / inside linebackers coach
Bill Bradley – defensive backs / cornerbacks coach
Jeff McInerney – defensive line coach / special teams coordinator
James Rodgers – outside linebackers coach
Ken Watson – defensive backs / safeties coach

The Commanders open the AAF season against the San Diego Fleet on Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Alamodome.

Commanders assistant coaches at work: Part 2

San Antonio Commanders assistant coaches working with the players at mini-camp on Dec. 13, 2018, at Incarnate Word’s Benson Stadium.San Antonio Commanders assistant coaches working with the players at mini-camp on Dec. 13, 2018, at Incarnate Word’s Benson Stadium.

The Commanders’ coaching staff includes:
Mike Riley: Head coach
Matt Troxel: Offensive coordinator
Lyle Moevao: Running backs
Jonathan Himebauch: Run game coordinator, offensive line
Josh Oglesby: Tight ends
Keith Williams: Wide receivers

Jim Grobe: Defensive coordinator, inside linebackers
Jeff McInerney: Defensive line, special teams
Bill Bradley: Defensive backs
James Rodgers: Outside linebackers
Kenny Watson: Assistant defensive backs

The Commanders open the inaugural Alliance of American Football (AAF) season on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at home at the Alamodome against the San Diego Fleet.

Commanders assistant coaches at work: Part 1

San Antonio Commanders assistant coaches working with the players at mini-camp on Dec. 13, 2018, at Incarnate Word's Benson Stadium. - photo by Joe Alexander
San Antonio Commanders assistant coaches working with the players at mini-camp on Dec. 13, 2018, at Incarnate Word’s Benson Stadium.

The Commanders’ coaching staff includes:
Mike Riley: Head coach
Matt Troxel: Offensive coordinator
Lyle Moevao: Running backs
Jonathan Heimebach: Run game coordinator, offensive line
Josh Oglesby: Tight ends
Keith Williams: Wide receivers

Jim Grobe: Defensive coordinator, inside linebackers
Jeff McInerney: Defensive line, special teams
Bill Bradley: Defensive backs
James Rodgers: Outside linebackers
Kenny Watson: Assistant defensive backs

The Commanders open the inaugural Alliance of American Football (AAF) season on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at home at the Alamodome against the San Diego Fleet.

Commanders coaches meet the fans

Matt Troxel: San Antonio Commanders offensive coordinator
Matt Troxel: San Antonio Commanders offensive coordinator
The San Antonio Commanders coaches joined the players in signing autographs for season ticket holders at a meet the team event Wednesday at the Alamodome.

Coaches Mike Riley, Bill Bradley, James Rodgers, Jeff McInerney, Jim Grobe, Jonathan Himebauch, Josh Oglesby, Keith Williams, Kenny Watson, Lyle Moevao and Matt Troxel were on hand.

The Commanders open the inaugural Alliance of American Football (AAF) season on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at home at the Alamodome against the San Diego Fleet.

Commanders updated front office, coaching staff

Longtime Dallas Cowboys fullback Daryl "Moose" Johnston was officially introduced as the San Antonio general manager in the Alliance of American Football (AAF). - photo by Joe Alexander
Longtime Dallas Cowboys fullback Daryl “Moose” Johnston was officially introduced as the San Antonio general manager in the Alliance of American Football (AAF). – photo by Joe Alexander
Daryl Johnston: General manager
Robert Morris: Director of player personel

Mike Riley: Head coach, offensive coordinator
Lyle Moevao: Quarterbacks
James Rodgers: Running backs
Jonathan Himebauch: Offensive line
Josh Oglesby: Tight ends

Jim Grobe: Defensive coordinator
Jeff McInerney: Defensive line, special teams
Bill Bradley: Defensive backs
Joe Baker: Linebackers
Kenny Watson: Assistant defensive backs