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Tony Dungy

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
24 227-148-1 60.51% 11-15 42.31%

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Biography

Tony Dungy was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1981 to 2008, finishing his career as the head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. Over his twenty-four years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 227-148-1. During his career he was a head coach for thirteen seasons, first with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He led the Buccaneers for six seasons, compiling a record of 54-42-0. His next head coaching stint was with the Indianapolis Colts from 2002 to 2008, as he led the team to a 85-27-0 record. In 2006, the Colts won the Super Bowl against the Chicago Bears 29-17. During his entire head coaching career, his two teams combined for a record of 139-69-0 across thirteen seasons including going 9-10-0 in the playoffs. Throughout Dungy's coaching career his teams led the league in victories during the 2005 season.

As the head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers he coached two players to award-winning seasons: Warrick Dunn, AP Offensive Rookie of the Year in 1997; Warren Sapp, AP Defensive Player of the Year in 1999. As the head coach of the Indianapolis Colts he coached two players to award-winning seasons: Peyton Manning, Most Valuable Player in 2003; Peyton Manning, AP Offensive Player of the Year in 2004; Peyton Manning, Most Valuable Player in 2004; Bob Sanders, AP Defensive Player of the Year in 2007; Peyton Manning, Most Valuable Player in 2008.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2008 Head Coach 12-4-0 0-1
2007 Head Coach 13-3-0 0-1
2006 Head Coach 12-4-0 4-0
2005 Head Coach 14-2-0 0-1
2004 Head Coach 12-4-0 1-1
2003 Head Coach 12-4-0 2-1
2002 Head Coach 10-6-0 0-1
2001 Head Coach 9-7-0 0-1
2000 Head Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1999 Head Coach 11-5-0 1-1
1998 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1997 Head Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1996 Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1991 Defensive Backs Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1990 Defensive Backs Coach 11-5-0 0-1
1989 Defensive Backs Coach 8-7-1 0-0
1988 Defensive Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
1987 Defensive Coordinator 8-7-0 0-0
1986 Defensive Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
1985 Defensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
1984 Defensive Coordinator 9-7-0 1-1
1983 Defensive Backs Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1982 Defensive Backs Coach 6-3-0 0-1
1981 Defensive Assistant Coach 8-8-0 0-0

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Fun Facts

  • Tony Dungy was the first African American defensive coordinator (1984) in NFL history.