Eric Dickerson joined the Duke coaching staff in March of 2018 and serves as a Football Operations Assistant working primarily with the special teams.
During his first season with the Blue Devils while working with the offense, Dickerson helped the unit produce 31 touchdown passes, setting the program single-season record. The Blue Devils also closed the year as one of four ACC teams to compile 2,000 or more rushing yards and 3,100 or more passing yards, joining Clemson, Syracuse and Virginia Tech.
A 2017 graduate of South Carolina State University, Dickerson spent the 2017 season at his alma mater, coaching the tight ends and fullbacks. On the gridiron, the Goose Creek, S.C., native was a four-year starter and two-year team captain as an offensive lineman, helping the Bulldogs to a pair of conference championships in 2013 and 2014.
Dickerson graduated from S.C. State in 2017 with a degree in political science.