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George Seifert

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
20 204-107-1 65.54% 20-9 68.97%

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Biography

George Seifert was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1980 until 2001, finishing his career with the Carolina Panthers as their head coach. Over his twenty years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 204-107-1. 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 98-30-0. During his time leading the 49ers the team won the Super Bowl in 1989 and 1994. His next head coaching stint came with the Carolina Panthers. He coached the Panthers from 1999 to 2001, leading the team to a 16-32-0 record during his three seasons as head coach. Throughout Seifert's coaching career his teams led the league in victories four times, most recently in 1994. As the head coach of the San Francisco 49ers he coached multiple players to award-winning seasons: Joe Montana, AP Offensive Player of the Year in 1989; Joe Montana, Most Valuable Player in 1989; Joe Montana, Most Valuable Player in 1990; Steve Young, AP Offensive Player of the Year in 1992; Steve Young, Most Valuable Player in 1992; Dana Stubblefield, AP Defensive Rookie of the Year in 1993; Jerry Rice, AP Offensive Player of the Year in 1993; Deion Sanders, AP Defensive Player of the Year in 1994; Steve Young, Most Valuable Player in 1994.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2001 Head Coach 1-15-0 0-0
2000 Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1999 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1996 Head Coach 12-4-0 1-1
1995 Head Coach 11-5-0 0-1
1994 Head Coach 13-3-0 3-0
1993 Head Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1992 Head Coach 14-2-0 1-1
1991 Head Coach 10-6-0 0-0
1990 Head Coach 14-2-0 1-1
1989 Head Coach 14-2-0 3-0
1988 Defensive Coordinator 10-6-0 3-0
1987 Defensive Coordinator 13-2-0 0-1
1986 Defensive Coordinator 10-5-1 0-1
1985 Defensive Coordinator 10-6-0 0-1
1984 Defensive Coordinator 15-1-0 3-0
1983 Defensive Coordinator 10-6-0 1-1
1982 Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach 3-6-0 0-0
1981 Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach 13-3-0 3-0
1980 Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach 6-10-0 0-0

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