John Scott Jr.

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
3 27-22-0 55.10% 2-1 66.67%


Career Summary

John Scott Jr. is a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) and has been the defensive line coach for the Detroit Lions since 2023. Prior to this season, he coached for the New York Jets for two seasons. His most recent position was with the Jets as their assistant defensive line coach.


Year Position Record Playoff record
2023 Detroit Lions Defensive Line Coach 12-5-0 2-1
2016 New York Jets Assistant Defensive Line Coach 5-11-0 0-0
2015 New York Jets Defensive Quality Control Coach 10-6-0 0-0

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