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Rich Kotite

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
20 143-166-1 46.29% 2-6 25.00%

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Biography

Rich Kotite was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1977 to 1996, finishing his career as the head coach of the New York Jets. Over his twenty years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 143-166-1. During his career he was a head coach for six seasons, first with the Philadelphia Eagles. He led the Eagles for four seasons, compiling a record of 36-28-0. His next head coaching stint was with the New York Jets from 1995 to 1996, as he led the team to a 4-28-0 record. During his entire head coaching career, his two teams combined for a record of 40-56-0 across six seasons including going 1-1-0 in the playoffs.

As the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles he coached two players to award-winning seasons: Jim McMahon, Comeback Player of the Year in 1991; Randall Cunningham, Comeback Player of the Year in 1992. As the head coach of the New York Jets he coached one player to an award-winning season: Hugh Douglas, AP Defensive Rookie of the Year in 1995.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1996 Head Coach 1-15-0 0-0
1995 Head Coach 3-13-0 0-0
1994 Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1993 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1992 Head Coach 11-5-0 1-1
1991 Head Coach 10-6-0 0-0
1990 Offensive Coordinator / Quarterbacks Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1989 Offensive Coordinator 4-12-0 0-0
1988 Offensive Coordinator 8-7-1 0-0
1987 Offensive Coordinator 6-9-0 0-0
1986 Offensive Coordinator 10-6-0 1-1
1985 Wide Receivers Coach 11-5-0 0-1
1984 Wide Receivers Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1983 Wide Receivers Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1982 Wide Receivers Coach 4-5-0 0-1
1981 Wide Receivers Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1980 Wide Receivers Coach 11-5-0 0-1
1979 Wide Receivers Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1978 Wide Receivers Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1977 Quality Control Coach 3-11-0 0-0

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