Darryl Rogers

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
4 20-43-0 31.75% 0-0 0.00%

Coaching Tree


Wayne Fontes


Career Summary

Darryl Rogers was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1985 to 1988, finishing his career as the head coach of the Detroit Lions. Over his four years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 20-43-0. He was the head coach of the Detroit Lions from 1985 until the 1988 season, during which time the Lions went 20-43-0. During his career he was a head coach for four seasons.

Darryl Rogers Coaching Tree

One assistant coach from his coaching staffs, Wayne Fontes, was eventually hired as a head coach. After coaching on Darryl Rogers's coaching staff, he was the head coach of the Detroit Lions for eight seasons where he combined for a regular season record of 64-64-0 and 1-3 in the playoffs.


Year Position Record Playoff record
1988 Detroit Lions Head Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1987 Detroit Lions Head Coach 4-11-0 0-0
1986 Detroit Lions Head Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1985 Detroit Lions Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0

Coach history guide

Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship

Coach facts

  • Years as head coach: 4
  • Past teams coached for: Detroit Lions
  • College Attended: Fresno State Bulldogs