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Ron Rivera

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
23 200-151-1 56.96% 13-13 50.00%

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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 71-56-1 record. During his career he was the head coach of the Carolina Panthers from 2011 until the 2019 season. The Panthers went 71-56-1 during their nine 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 head coach for the Panthers Cam Newton won AP Offensive Player of the Year, AP Offensive Rookie of the Year, and Most Valuable Player and Luke Kuechly won AP Defensive Player of the Year and AP Defensive Rookie of the Year. As the defensive coordinator for the Bears Brian Urlacher won AP Defensive Player of the Year.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2019 Head Coach 0-0-0 0-0
2018 Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2017 Head Coach 11-5-0 0-1
2016 Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2015 Head Coach 15-1-0 2-1
2014 Head Coach 7-8-1 1-1
2013 Head Coach 12-4-0 0-1
2012 Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2011 Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2010 Defensive Coordinator 9-7-0 0-0
2009 Defensive Coordinator 13-3-0 0-1
2008 Defensive Coordinator / Inside Linebackers Coach 8-8-0 1-1
2007 Inside Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 2-1
2006 Defensive Coordinator 13-3-0 2-1
2005 Defensive Coordinator 11-5-0 0-1
2004 Defensive Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
2003 Linebackers Coach 12-4-0 1-1
2002 Linebackers Coach 12-4-0 1-1
2001 Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 2-1
2000 Linebackers Coach 11-5-0 1-1
1999 Linebackers Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1998 Defensive Quality Control Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1997 Defensive Quality Control Coach 4-12-0 0-0

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