Robert Saleh

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
17 113-154-0 42.32% 6-2 75.00%

Coaching Tree

Parents:

Dom Capers, Pete Carroll, Gary Kubiak, Kyle Shanahan, Gus Bradley


Biography

Career Summary

Robert Saleh is a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) and has been the head coach for the New York Jets since 2021. Prior to this season, he coached for the Houston Texans, Seattle Seahawks, Jacksonville Jaguars, and San Francisco 49ers for sixteen seasons. His most recent position was with the 49ers as their defensive coordinator. He was the head coach of the Jets for the 2021 season. The Jets went 3-8-0 in this lone season as a head coach. During his career he was a head coach for one season.

Robert Saleh Coaching Tree

Before he was a head coach, Saleh served as an assistant coach for Dom Capers, Gary Kubiak, Pete Carroll, Gus Bradley, and Kyle Shanahan. Five of these years were spent on Kubiak's coaching staff.

Personal Information

Saleh was born on Wednesday, January 31, 1979 in Dearborn, Michigan.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2021 New York Jets Head Coach 3-8-0 0-0
2020 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
2019 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Coordinator 13-3-0 2-1
2018 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Coordinator 4-12-0 0-0
2017 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
2016 Jacksonville Jaguars Linebackers Coach 3-13-0 0-0
2015 Jacksonville Jaguars Linebackers Coach 5-11-0 0-0
2014 Jacksonville Jaguars Linebackers Coach 3-13-0 0-0
2013 Seattle Seahawks Defensive Quality Control Coach 13-3-0 3-0
2012 Seattle Seahawks Defensive Quality Control Coach 11-5-0 1-1
2011 Seattle Seahawks Defensive Quality Control Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2010 Houston Texans Assistant Linebackers Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2009 Houston Texans Assistant Linebackers Coach 9-7-0 0-0
2008 Houston Texans Defensive Assistant Coach 8-8-0 0-0
2007 Houston Texans Defensive Assistant Coach 8-8-0 0-0
2006 Houston Texans Defensive Assistant Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2005 Houston Texans Defensive Assistant Coach 2-14-0 0-0
2004 Central Michigan Chippewas Defensive Assistant Coach 4-7-0
2003 Michigan State Spartans Defensive Assistant Coach 8-5-0
2002 Michigan State Spartans Offensive Assistant Coach 4-8-0

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