Cory McDiarmid – Special Teams Coordinator
McDiarmid goes into his 27th year of Coaching football. His first year of Coaching in the CFL was in 1999.
McDiarmid returns to Toronto for the first time since 2002 to take over as the Argos Special Teams Coordinator.
He worked for the Double Blue in 2002 as the team’s Defensive Line/ Linebackers Coach that season.
McDiarmid has Coached across the CFL and in U Sports during his career with CFL stops in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Winnipeg, Saskatchewan, Calgary, Edmonton and B.C.
He has also worked with UOttawa Gee-Gee’s as Defensive Coordinator/Assistant Head Coach, and with the UBC Thunderbirds.
McDiarmid has won the Grey Cup twice in four trips to the Championship game. He also worked with the UBC Thunderbirds during their Vanier Cup year in 1997.
Most recently he was the Special Teams Coordinator in Edmonton, working with Coach Dave Jackson, who he reunites with in Toronto.
2019-present: Toronto Argonauts, Special Teams Coordinator
2016-18: Edmonton Eskimos, Special Teams Coordinator
2015: Saskatchewan Roughriders, Special Teams Coordinator
2014: Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Linebackers Coach
2013: Saskatchewan Roughriders, Special Teams Assistant Coach
2011-12: University of Ottawa, Defensive Coordinator, Assistant Head Coach
2006-08: Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Special Teams Coordinator, Running Backs Coach
2005: Montreal Alouettes, Running Backs Coach, Special Teams Assistant Coach
2004: Ottawa Renegades, Defensive Assistant
2003: Calgary Stampeders, Special Teams Coordinator, Defensive Line Coach
2002: Toronto Argonauts, Defensive Line, Linebackers Coach
1999-2001: B.C. Lions, Special Teams Coordinator, Linebackers Coach, Running Backs Coach