Emmitt Thomas

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
38 315-282-3 52.75% 16-16 50.00%

Biography

Career Summary

Emmitt Thomas was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1981 to 2018, finishing his career as the defensive backs coach of the Kansas City Chiefs. Over his thirty-eight years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 315-282-3.

Playing Career

Thomas played quarterback and wide receiver while at college.

Personal Information

Thomas was born on Thursday, June 3, 1943 in Angleton, Texas.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2018 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 12-4-0 1-1
2017 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 10-6-0 0-1
2016 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 12-4-0 0-1
2015 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 11-5-0 1-1
2014 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 9-7-0 0-0
2013 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 11-5-0 0-1
2012 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 2-14-0 0-0
2011 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2010 Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach 10-6-0 0-1
2009 Atlanta Falcons Assistant Head Coach / Secondary Coach 9-7-0 0-0
2008 Atlanta Falcons Assistant Head Coach / Secondary Coach 11-5-0 0-1
2007 Atlanta Falcons Interim Head Coach / Defensive Backs Coach 4-12-0 0-0
2006 Atlanta Falcons Secondary Coach / Senior Defensive Assistant Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2005 Atlanta Falcons Secondary Coach / Senior Defensive Assistant Coach 8-8-0 0-0
2004 Atlanta Falcons Secondary Coach / Senior Defensive Assistant Coach 11-5-0 1-1
2003 Atlanta Falcons Secondary Coach 5-11-0 0-0
2002 Atlanta Falcons Secondary Coach 9-6-1 1-1
2001 Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
2000 Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator 11-5-0 1-1
1999 Green Bay Packers Defensive Coordinator 8-8-0 0-0
1998 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 3-13-0 0-0
1997 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 6-9-1 0-0
1996 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 10-6-0 0-1
1995 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 10-6-0 1-1
1994 Washington Redskins Defensive Coordinator / Secondary Coach 3-13-0 0-0
1993 Washington Redskins Defensive Coordinator / Secondary Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1992 Washington Redskins Secondary Coach 9-7-0 1-1
1991 Washington Redskins Secondary Coach 14-2-0 3-0
1990 Washington Redskins Secondary Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1989 Washington Redskins Secondary Coach 10-6-0 0-0
1988 Washington Redskins Secondary Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1987 Washington Redskins Secondary Coach 11-4-0 3-0
1986 Washington Redskins Wide Receivers Coach 12-4-0 2-1
1985 St. Louis Cardinals Wide Receivers Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1984 St. Louis Cardinals Wide Receivers Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1983 St. Louis Cardinals Wide Receivers Coach 8-7-1 0-0
1982 St. Louis Cardinals Wide Receivers Coach 5-4-0 0-1
1981 St. Louis Cardinals Wide Receivers Coach 7-9-0 0-0

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