Jack Christiansen

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
16 94-127-4 42.67% 0-0 0.00%

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Parents:

Red Hickey

Children:

Bill Johnson


Biography

Career Summary

Jack Christiansen was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1959 to 1983, finishing his career as the secondary coach of the Atlanta Falcons. Over his sixteen years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 94-127-4. He was the head coach of the San Francisco 49ers from 1964 until the 1967 season, during which time the 49ers went 24-29-3. During his career he was a head coach for four seasons.

Jack Christiansen Coaching Tree

Before he was a head coach, Christiansen served as an assistant coach for Red Hickey, Paul Wiggin, Jack Patera, and Dan Henning. During this time, he coached for five years for Red Hickey and Jack Patera. One assistant coach from his coaching staffs, Bill Johnson, was eventually hired as a head coach. After coaching on Jack Christiansen's coaching staff, he was the head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals for three seasons where he combined for a regular season record of 22-22-0 and 0-0 in the playoffs.

Personal Information

Christiansen was born on Thursday, December 20, 1928.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1983 Atlanta Falcons Secondary Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1982 Seattle Seahawks Defensive Backfield Coach 4-5-0 0-0
1981 Seattle Seahawks Defensive Backfield Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1980 Seattle Seahawks Defensive Backfield Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1979 Seattle Seahawks Defensive Backfield Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1978 Seattle Seahawks Defensive Backfield Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1977 Kansas City Chiefs Offensive Assistant Coach 2-12-0 0-0
1967 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 7-7-0 0-0
1966 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 6-6-2 0-0
1965 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 7-6-1 0-0
1964 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 4-10-0 0-0
1963 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backfield Coach 0-3-0 0-0
1963 San Francisco 49ers Interim Head Coach 2-9-0 0-0
1962 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backfield Coach 6-8-0 0-0
1961 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backfield Coach 7-6-1 0-0
1960 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backfield Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1959 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backfield Coach 7-5-0 0-0

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