Elijah Pitts

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
18 142-138-0 50.71% 11-9 55.00%

Biography

Career Summary

Elijah Pitts was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1978 to 1997, finishing his career as the assistant head coach/running backs coach of the Buffalo Bills. Over his eighteen years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 142-138-0.

Career Awards

During the 1995 season as the interim head coach of the Buffalo Bills he coached Bryce Paup to the AP Defensive Player of the Year.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1997 Buffalo Bills Assistant Head Coach / Running Backs Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1996 Buffalo Bills Assistant Head Coach / Running Backs Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1995 Buffalo Bills Interim Head Coach / Assistant Head Coach / Running Backs Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1994 Buffalo Bills Assistant Head Coach / Running Backs Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1993 Buffalo Bills Assistant Head Coach / Running Backs Coach 12-4-0 2-1
1992 Buffalo Bills Assistant Head Coach / Running Backs Coach 11-5-0 3-1
1991 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach 13-3-0 2-1
1990 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach 13-3-0 2-1
1989 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach 9-7-0 0-1
1988 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach 12-4-0 1-1
1987 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach 7-8-0 0-0
1986 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach / Special Teams Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1985 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach 2-14-0 0-0
1983 Houston Oilers Offensive Backs Coach 2-14-0 0-0
1982 Houston Oilers Offensive Backs Coach 1-8-0 0-0
1981 Houston Oilers Offensive Backs Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1980 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach / Special Teams Coach 11-5-0 0-1
1978 Buffalo Bills Running Backs Coach / Special Teams Coach 5-11-0 0-0

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