Steve Mariucci

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
14 122-102-0 54.46% 7-8 46.67%

Coaching Tree

Parents:

Mike Holmgren, John Robinson

Children:

Jim L. Mora (Jr.), Marty Mornhinweg, Dan Quinn, Adam Gase


Biography

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Career Summary

Steve Mariucci was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1985 to 2005, finishing his career as the head coach of the Detroit Lions. Over his fourteen years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 122-102-0. During his career he was a head coach for nine seasons, first with the San Francisco 49ers. He led the 49ers for six seasons, compiling a record of 57-39-0. He was fired from the 49ers. His next head coaching stint was with the Detroit Lions from 2003 to 2005, as he led the team to a 16-32-0 record. During his entire head coaching career, his two teams combined for a record of 73-71-0 across nine seasons including going 3-4-0 in the playoffs.

Career Awards

As the head coach of the San Francisco 49ers he coached three players to award-winning seasons: Dana Stubblefield, AP Defensive Player of the Year in 1997; Bryant Young, Comeback Player of the Year in 1999; Garrison Hearst, Comeback Player of the Year in 2001.

Steve Mariucci Coaching Tree

Before he was a head coach, Mariucci served as an assistant coach for John Robinson and Mike Holmgren. Four of these years were spent on Holmgren's coaching staff. During his time as head coach, four assistant coaches, (Jim L. Mora (Jr.), Marty Mornhinweg, Dan Quinn, and Adam Gase) on his coaching staff were hired as head coaches across the league. His coaching tree has combined for a record of 111-150-0 in the regular season and 4-4 in the playoffs during their seventeen seasons as head coach after serving on his coaching staffs.

Personal Information

Mariucci was born on Friday, November 4, 1955 in Iron Mountain, Michigan.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2005 Detroit Lions Head Coach 5-11-0 0-0
2004 Detroit Lions Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2003 Detroit Lions Head Coach 5-11-0 0-0
2002 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 10-6-0 1-1
2001 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 12-4-0 0-1
2000 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1999 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1998 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 12-4-0 1-1
1997 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 13-3-0 1-1
1996 California Golden Bears Head Coach 6-6-0
1995 Green Bay Packers Quarterbacks Coach 11-5-0 2-1
1994 Green Bay Packers Quarterbacks Coach 9-7-0 1-1
1993 Green Bay Packers Quarterbacks Coach 9-7-0 0-1
1992 Green Bay Packers Quarterbacks Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1991 California Golden Bears Offensive Coordinator 10-2-0
1990 California Golden Bears Offensive Coordinator 7-4-1
1989 California Golden Bears Wide Receivers Coach 4-7-0
1988 California Golden Bears Wide Receivers Coach 5-5-1
1987 California Golden Bears Wide Receivers Coach 3-6-2
1986 USC Trojans Wide Receivers Coach / Special Teams Coach 7-5-0
1985 Los Angeles Rams Quality Control Coach 11-5-0 1-1
1984 Louisville Cardinals Assistant Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator 2-9-0
1983 Louisville Cardinals Assistant Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator 3-8-0
1982 Cal State Fullerton Titans Quarterbacks Coach / Special Teams Coach 3-9-0
1981 Cal State Fullerton Titans Quarterbacks Coach / Special Teams Coach 3-8-0
1980 Cal State Fullerton Titans Quarterbacks Coach / Special Teams Coach 4-7-0

Coach history guide

Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship

Coach facts

  • Years as head coach: 9
  • Fourth in total wins for the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Fifth in winning percentage for the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Past teams coached for: Detroit Lions, San Francisco 49ers, Green Bay Packers, Los Angeles Rams
  • College Attended: Northern Michigan Wildcats
  • Date of Birth: Friday, November 4, 1955 (66 years old), Iron Mountain, Michigan