Matt Pees was head coach at Findlay (Ohio) High School in 2020 following two seasons as a defensive assistant and quality control coach for the Tennessee Titans, where he worked with Smith.
Hoffman has 28 years experience in the NFL, including 16 with the Dallas Cowboys. He most recently was the Titans’ special teams coach in 2017.
The Falcons hired Smith, the former Titans offensive coordinator, on Jan. 15.
Smith on Thursday also named Dave Ragone as offensive coordinator and Marquice Williams to coordinate special teams.
Smith’s staff also will include linebackers coach Frank Bush, offensive line coach Dwayne Ledford and quarterbacks coach Charles London. The team is retaining wide receivers coach Dave Brock and offensive assistant Danny Breyer.
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