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Mike Nolan

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
30 231-237-2 49.36% 10-9 52.63%

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Biography

Mike Nolan was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1987 until 2017, finishing his career with the New Orleans Saints as their linebackers coach. Over his thirty years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 236-241-2. During his career he was the head coach of the San Francisco 49ers from 2005 until the 2008 season. The 49ers went 23-41-0 during their four seasons with Nolan as head coach. During his time as head coach and defensive coordinator he coached multiple players to outstanding seasons. Four players have received awards at the end of the season under Nolan's coaching. As the head coach for the 49ers Patrick Willis won AP Defensive Rookie of the Year. As the defensive coordinator for the Ravens Ed Reed won AP Defensive Player of the Year, Terrell Suggs won AP Defensive Rookie of the Year, and Ray Lewis won AP Defensive Player of the Year.

Last modified: 2/9/2018

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2017 New Orleans Saints Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 1-1
2015 San Diego Chargers Linebackers Coach 4-12-0 0-0
2014 Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
2013 Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator 4-12-0 0-0
2012 Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator 13-3-0 1-1
2011 Miami Dolphins Defensive Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
2010 Miami Dolphins Defensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
2009 Denver Broncos Defensive Coordinator 8-8-0 0-0
2008 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 2-5-0 0-0
2007 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 5-11-0 0-0
2006 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2005 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 4-12-0 0-0
2004 Baltimore Ravens Defensive Coordinator 9-7-0 0-0
2003 Baltimore Ravens Defensive Coordinator 10-6-0 0-1
2002 Baltimore Ravens Defensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
2001 Baltimore Ravens Wide Receivers Coach 10-6-0 1-1
2000 New York Jets Defensive Coordinator 9-7-0 0-0
1999 Washington Redskins Defensive Coordinator 10-6-0 1-1
1998 Washington Redskins Defensive Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
1997 Washington Redskins Defensive Coordinator 8-7-1 0-0
1996 New York Giants Defensive Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
1995 New York Giants Defensive Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
1994 New York Giants Defensive Coordinator 9-7-0 0-0
1993 New York Giants Defensive Coordinator 11-5-0 1-1
1992 Denver Broncos Special Teams Coordinator / Linebackers Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1991 Denver Broncos Linebackers Coach / Special Teams Coordinator 12-4-0 1-1
1990 Denver Broncos Linebackers Coach / Special Teams Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
1989 Denver Broncos Special Teams Coordinator / Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 2-1
1988 Denver Broncos Special Teams Coach / Defensive Assistant Coach / Special Teams Coordinator / Linebackers Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1987 Denver Broncos Special Teams Coordinator / Special Teams Coach / Linebackers Coach 10-4-1 2-1

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