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Ron Rivera

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
21 188-140-1 57.29% 13-12 52.00%

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Biography

Ron Rivera is a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) working as the head coach for the Carolina Panthers. He held this position since 2011. During this time period, the Panthers compiled a 59-45-1 record. During his career he was the head coach of the Carolina Panthers from 2011 until the 2017 season. The Panthers went 59-45-1 during their seven seasons with Rivera as head coach. Throughout Rivera's coaching career his teams led the league in victories during the 2015 season. Rivera won the NFL's Coach of the Year award two times throughout his career, most recently in 2015 after guiding the Panthers to a 15-1-0 record and a berth in the championship game. During his time as head coach and defensive coordinator he coached multiple players to outstanding seasons. Three players have received awards at the end of the season under Rivera's coaching. As the defensive coordinator for the Bears Brian Urlacher won AP Defensive Player of the Year. As the head coach for the Panthers Cam Newton won AP Offensive Rookie of the Year, AP Offensive Player of the Year, and Most Valuable Player and Luke Kuechly won AP Defensive Player of the Year and AP Defensive Rookie of the Year.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2017 Carolina Panthers Head Coach 6-3-0 0-0
2016 Carolina Panthers Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2015 Carolina Panthers Head Coach 15-1-0 2-1
2014 Carolina Panthers Head Coach 7-8-1 1-1
2013 Carolina Panthers Head Coach 12-4-0 0-1
2012 Carolina Panthers Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2011 Carolina Panthers Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2010 San Diego Chargers Defensive Coordinator 9-7-0 0-0
2009 San Diego Chargers Defensive Coordinator 13-3-0 0-1
2008 San Diego Chargers Defensive Coordinator / Inside Linebackers Coach 8-8-0 1-1
2007 San Diego Chargers Inside Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 2-1
2006 Chicago Bears Defensive Coordinator 13-3-0 2-1
2005 Chicago Bears Defensive Coordinator 11-5-0 0-1
2004 Chicago Bears Defensive Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
2003 Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers Coach 12-4-0 1-1
2002 Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers Coach 12-4-0 1-1
2001 Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 2-1
2000 Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 1-1
1999 Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1998 Chicago Bears Defensive Quality Control Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1997 Chicago Bears Defensive Quality Control Coach 4-12-0 0-0

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