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Lovie Smith

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
20 175-145-0 54.69% 7-8 46.67%

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Biography

Lovie Smith was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1996 until 2015, finishing his career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as their head coach. Over his twenty years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 175-145-0. During his career he was a head coach for twelve seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the Chicago Bears. He led the team for ten seasons, compiling a record of 89-71-0. His next head coaching stint came with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He coached the Buccaneers from 2014 to 2015, leading the team to a 8-24-0 record during his two seasons as head coach. Smith won the NFL's Coach of the Year award in 2005 after guiding the Bears to a 11-5-0 record and a berth in the playoffs. During the 2005 season as the head coach of the Chicago Bears he coached Brian Urlacher to the AP Defensive Player of the Year.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2015 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2014 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach 2-14-0 0-0
2013 Chicago Bears Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
2012 Chicago Bears Head Coach 10-6-0 0-0
2011 Chicago Bears Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
2010 Chicago Bears Head Coach 11-5-0 1-1
2009 Chicago Bears Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2008 Chicago Bears Head Coach 9-7-0 0-0
2007 Chicago Bears Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2006 Chicago Bears Head Coach 13-3-0 2-1
2005 Chicago Bears Head Coach 11-5-0 0-1
2004 Chicago Bears Head Coach 5-11-0 0-0
2003 St. Louis Rams Defensive Coordinator 12-4-0 0-1
2002 St. Louis Rams Defensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
2001 St. Louis Rams Defensive Coordinator 14-2-0 2-1
2000 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1999 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 1-1
1998 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1997 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1996 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Linebackers Coach 6-10-0 0-0

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