Mike Martz

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
19 148-155-1 48.85% 7-5 58.33%

Coaching Tree

Parents:

Rich Brooks, Chuck Knox, Norv Turner, Dick Vermeil

Children:

Lovie Smith


Biography

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Career Summary

Mike Martz was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1992 to 2011, finishing his career as the offensive coordinator of the Chicago Bears. Over his nineteen years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 148-155-1. He was the head coach of the St. Louis Rams from 2000 until the 2005 season, during which time the Rams went 57-39-0. During his career he was a head coach for six seasons.

Career Awards

During his time as head coach and offensive coordinator he coached two players to award-winning seasons. As the head coach for the Rams Kurt Warner won Most Valuable Player and Marshall Faulk won AP Offensive Player of the Year (2) and Most Valuable Player. As the offensive coordinator for the Rams Kurt Warner won Most Valuable Player and Marshall Faulk won AP Offensive Player of the Year.

Mike Martz Coaching Tree

Before he was a head coach, Martz served as an assistant coach for Chuck Knox, Rich Brooks, Norv Turner, Dick Vermeil, Rod Marinelli, Mike Nolan, and Lovie Smith. Three of these years were spent on Knox's coaching staff. One assistant coach from his coaching staffs, Lovie Smith, was eventually hired as a head coach. He is the current head coach of the Houston Texans. After coaching with Mike Martz he has posted a 89-87-0 record during the regular season and 3-3 in the playoffs as head coach.

Playing Career

Martz played tight end while at college.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2011 Chicago Bears Offensive Coordinator 8-8-0 0-0
2010 Chicago Bears Offensive Coordinator 11-5-0 1-1
2008 San Francisco 49ers Offensive Coordinator / Quarterbacks Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2007 Detroit Lions Offensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
2006 Detroit Lions Offensive Coordinator 3-13-0 0-0
2005 St. Louis Rams Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2004 St. Louis Rams Head Coach 8-8-0 1-1
2003 St. Louis Rams Head Coach 12-4-0 0-1
2002 St. Louis Rams Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2001 St. Louis Rams Head Coach 14-2-0 2-1
2000 St. Louis Rams Head Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1999 St. Louis Rams Offensive Coordinator 13-3-0 3-0
1998 Washington Redskins Quarterbacks Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1997 Washington Redskins Quarterbacks Coach 8-7-1 0-0
1996 St. Louis Rams Wide Receivers Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1995 St. Louis Rams Wide Receivers Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1994 Los Angeles Rams Quarterbacks Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1993 Los Angeles Rams Offensive Assistant Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1992 Los Angeles Rams Offensive Assistant Coach 6-10-0 0-0

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