Brady joined the Tigers in the offseason after spending two campaigns in the NFL as an offensive analyst with the New Orleans Saints. His hiring immediately paid dividends as quarterback Joe Burrow rose to the top of the sport with an incredible senior season in Baton Rouge.
The prohibitive favorite to win the Heisman Trophy saw his numbers rise at an astronomical rate from 2018 without Brady to this season under his tutelage.
LSU enters the College Football Playoff as the No. 1 seed in the country.
Brady claimed the award over Ohio State co-defensive coordinator Jeff Hafley, Utah defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley, Baylor defensive coordinator Phil Snow, and Georgia defensive coordinator Dan Lanning.