Don Johnson

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
15 118-113-0 51.08% 4-5 44.44%

Biography

Career Summary

Don Johnson is a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) and has been the pass rush specialist for the Carolina Panthers since 2021. Prior to this season, he coached for the San Francisco 49ers, Chicago Bears, Oakland Raiders, San Diego Chargers, and Arizona Cardinals for fourteen seasons. His most recent position was with the Cardinals as their defensive line coach/senior assistant coach.

Playing Career

Johnson played defensive line while at college.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2021 Carolina Panthers Pass Rush Specialist 3-4-0 0-0
2018 Arizona Cardinals Defensive Line Coach / Senior Assistant Coach 3-13-0 0-0
2015 San Diego Chargers Defensive Line Coach 4-12-0 0-0
2014 San Diego Chargers Defensive Line Coach / Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 9-7-0 0-0
2013 San Diego Chargers Defensive Line Coach 9-7-0 1-1
2012 San Diego Chargers Defensive Line Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2011 San Diego Chargers Defensive Line Coach 8-8-0 0-0
2010 San Diego Chargers Defensive Line Coach 9-7-0 0-0
2009 San Diego Chargers Defensive Line Coach 13-3-0 0-1
2008 Oakland Raiders Defensive Line Coach 5-11-0 0-0
2007 Oakland Raiders Defensive Line Coach 4-12-0 0-0
2006 Chicago Bears Defensive Line Coach 13-3-0 2-1
2005 Chicago Bears Defensive Line Coach 11-5-0 0-1
2004 UCLA Bruins Defensive Line Coach 6-6-0
2003 UCLA Bruins Defensive Line Coach 6-7-0
2002 UCLA Bruins Defensive Line Coach 8-5-0
2001 UCLA Bruins Defensive Line Coach 7-4-0
2000 UCLA Bruins Interior Defensive Line Coach 6-6-0
1999 Carolina Panthers Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship 8-8-0 0-0
1999 Nevada Wolf Pack Defensive Ends Coach / Special Teams Coach 3-8-0
1998 Nevada Wolf Pack Defensive Ends Coach / Special Teams Coach 6-5-0
1998 San Francisco 49ers Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship 12-4-0 1-1
1997 Nevada Wolf Pack Defensive Ends Coach / Special Teams Coach 5-6-0
1996 Nevada Wolf Pack Defensive Ends Coach / Special Teams Coach 9-3-0
1995 Nevada Wolf Pack Defensive Ends Coach / Special Teams Coach 9-3-0
1992 Cal State Fullerton Titans Offensive Line Coach 2-9-0
1991 Cal State Fullerton Titans Offensive Line Coach 2-9-0
1986 Santa Ana Valley High School Assistant Coach
1982 Santa Ana Valley High School Assistant Coach
1981 Santa Ana Valley High School Assistant Coach
1980 Santa Ana Valley High School Assistant Coach
1979 Santa Ana Valley High School Assistant Coach
1978 Santa Ana Valley High School Assistant Coach
1977 Weequahic High School Assistant Coach

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