Behind the scenes: Matt Caracciolo

(Each day over the next few weeks, during our pre-training camp vacation, ESPNBoston.com will highlight one behind-the-scenes Patriots employee and their role with the club.)

NAME: Matt Caracciolo

TITLE: Director of Football Operations

YEARS WITH PATRIOTS: 6 (2005-present)


PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE: New England Patriots, Football Operations Assistant (2005); Miami Dolphins, Scouting Intern (2003-04); Syracuse University, Operations Graduate Assistant (2001-03)

EDUCATION: Ithaca College (Bachelor’s); Syracuse University (Master’s)

ROLE: Handles the logistical coordination of the team’s football operations, including team travel and training camp operations, as well as various day-to-day logistical needs of players and staff.

HOMETOWN: Oceanside, NY