Joe Spaziani joined the Virginia staff as a graduate assistant in January 2020. He works primarily with the offensive line.
Spaziani returned to his alma mater after spending the 2019 season as a long snapper in the CFL with the Toronto Argonauts. The Hingham, Mass., native appeared in 30 career games for the Cavaliers as a long snapper. He made three career tackles on punt coverages and forced one fumble. He appeared in the the Military Bowl and the Belk Bowl for the Cavaliers.
Spaziani graduated from UVA in 2018 with a degree in foreign affairs, followed by a master’s degree in higher education from the Curry School in 2019. He resides in Charlottesville.