|New England Patriots|
|Position:||Assistant special teams coach|
|High school:||Brookhaven Academy|
|Career highlights and awards|
Prior to joining the Patriots' staff, Achord had served as a graduate assistant for the University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles from 2010 to 2011 under head coach Larry Fedora. Following that, he joined the Southwest Mississippi Community College Bears staff, holding various roles including offensive coordinator, special teams coordinator, quarterbacks, running backs and tight ends coach during his tenure.