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Bobby Ross

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
13 106-102-0 50.96% 3-5 37.50%

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Biography

Bobby Ross was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1978 to 2000, finishing his career as the head coach of the Detroit Lions. Over his thirteen years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 106-102-0. During his career he was a head coach for nine seasons, first with the San Diego Chargers. He led the Chargers for five seasons, compiling a record of 47-33-0. His next head coaching stint was with the Detroit Lions from 1997 to 2000, as he led the team to a 31-33-0 record.

During the 1997 season as the head coach of the Detroit Lions he coached Barry Sanders to the Most Valuable Player and AP Offensive Player of the Year.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2000 Head Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1999 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-1
1998 Head Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1997 Head Coach 9-7-0 0-1
1996 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1995 Head Coach 9-7-0 0-1
1994 Head Coach 11-5-0 2-1
1993 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1992 Head Coach 11-5-0 1-1
1981 Offensive Backs Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1980 Offensive Backs Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1979 Special Teams Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1978 Special Teams Coach 4-12-0 0-0

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