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Dick Nolan

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
28 182-220-8 45.37% 5-8 38.46%

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Biography

Dick Nolan was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1962 until 1990, finishing his career with the Dallas Cowboys as their defensive backs coach. Over his twenty-eight years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 182-220-8. During his career he was a head coach for eleven seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the San Francisco 49ers. He led the team for eight seasons, compiling a record of 54-53-5. His next head coaching stint came with the New Orleans Saints. He coached the Saints from 1978 to 1980, leading the team to a 16-32-0 record during his three seasons as head coach. As the head coach of the San Francisco 49ers he coached multiple players to award-winning seasons: John Brodie, Most Valuable Player in 1970; Bruce Taylor, AP Defensive Rookie of the Year in 1970.

Last modified: 12/8/2017

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1990 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backs Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1989 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backs Coach 1-15-0 0-0
1988 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backs Coach 3-13-0 0-0
1987 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backs Coach 7-8-0 0-0
1986 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backs Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1985 Dallas Cowboys Wide Receivers Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1984 Dallas Cowboys Wide Receivers Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1983 Dallas Cowboys Wide Receivers Coach 12-4-0 0-1
1982 Dallas Cowboys Wide Receivers Coach 6-3-0 2-1
1981 Houston Oilers Defensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
1980 New Orleans Saints Head Coach 1-15-0 0-0
1979 New Orleans Saints Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1978 New Orleans Saints Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1977 New Orleans Saints Linebackers Coach 3-11-0 0-0
1975 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 5-9-0 0-0
1974 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 6-8-0 0-0
1973 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 5-9-0 0-0
1972 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 8-5-1 0-1
1971 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 9-5-0 1-1
1970 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 10-3-1 1-1
1969 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 4-8-2 0-0
1968 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 7-6-1 0-0
1967 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backfield Coach 9-5-0 1-1
1966 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backfield Coach 10-3-1 0-1
1965 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backfield Coach 7-7-0 0-0
1964 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backfield Coach 5-8-1 0-0
1963 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backfield Coach 4-10-0 0-0
1962 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backfield Coach 5-8-1 0-0

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