Shaun Herock

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Shaun Herock
Cleveland Browns
Position:National scout
Personal information
Born:Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Career information
College:University of Richmond
Career history
As administrator:
  • Green Bay Packers (1994–2011)
    Assistant director of college scouting
  • Oakland Raiders (2012–2018)
    Director of college scouting
  • Oakland Raiders (2018)
    Interim general manager
  • Cleveland Browns (2019–2020)
  • Cleveland Browns (2020–present)
    National scout
Career highlights and awards

Shaun Herock is an American football executive and former player. He is a national scout for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He previously served as an assistant director of college scouting for the Green Bay Packers and director of college scouting for the Oakland Raiders. He also served as the interim general manager of the Raiders for the 2018 season after the team fired general manager Reggie McKenzie.

College career[edit]

During college Herock played center and offensive tackle for the Richmond Spiders football team.

Executive career[edit]

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

Herock served as an intern the scouting department of the Atlanta Falcons.

Green Bay Packers[edit]

In 1994, he was hired by the Packers after having served as an intern for them as well, and ascended to the Assistant Director's spot in 2001.

Oakland Raiders[edit]

In May 2012, he joined his former colleague Reggie McKenzie in Oakland.[1] He was the second Herock to have worked for the Raiders, following his father Ken. On December 10, 2018, Herock was named interim general manager after the dismissal of Reggie McKenzie. Following the season, he was not retained in either capacity by the Raiders and was replaced as general manager by Mike Mayock and as director of college scouting by Jim Abrams.

Cleveland Browns[edit]

Herock was hired by the Cleveland Browns in a personnel role in June 2019.[2] He was promoted to national scout on May 29, 2020.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Herock is a graduate of the University of Richmond.[4]


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  2. ^ Alper, Josh (June 4, 2019). "Report: Browns adding Shaun Herock to personnel department". Retrieved June 1, 2020.
  3. ^ Gribble, Andrew (May 29, 2020). "Browns announce new additions, promotions on player personnel staff". Retrieved June 1, 2020.
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