Behind the scenes: Berj Najarian

(Each day over the next few weeks, during our pre-training camp vacation, ESPNBoston.com will highlight one behind-the-scenes Patriots employee and their role with the club.)

NAME: Berj Najarian

TITLE: Director of Football/Head Coach Administration

YEARS WITH PATRIOTS: 11 (2000-present)


PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE: New York Jets, Public Relations (1995-99); New York Knicks, Intern

EDUCATION: Boston University

ROLE: Point-person for day-to-day operations of the team and acts as liaison across football and non-football departments. Najarian manages several elements of head coach Bill Belichick’s off-field agenda, including football and stadium operations, player and staff communication, scheduling and personal requests. In addition, Najarian manages various special projects in coaching and player personnel.

HOMETOWN: Manhasset, NY