Marwan Maalouf (mar-won mah-LOOF) brings 14 years of NFL and special teams experience to the Vikings staff. Throughout his time in the NFL, Maalouf has been a part of 6 playoff appearances and one division title.
Prior to joining the Vikings, Maalouf served as an assistant special teams coach for Miami from 2013-2018. In each of Maalouf’s 6 seasons in Miami, the Dolphins ranked in the top half of Rick Gosselin’s annual NFL special teams rankings, including a 4th-place ranking in 2018. During that span Miami consistently ranked among the league’s best in numerous special teams categories, including punts blocked (8, 1st in NFL), opponent FG % (77.1%, 1st in NFL), opponent net punting (38.6 yards, 2nd in NFL), punts inside the 20 (181, 5th in NFL) and FGs blocked (6, 4th in NFL).
In 2018 Maalouf helped rookie K Jason Sanders convert 18-of-20 FG tries, establishing a new Dolphins record for highest FG percentage by a rookie (90.0%). P Matt Haack dropped 35 punts inside the 20-yard line, also a team record.