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Bruce Coslet

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
22 144-187-0 43.50% 4-4 50.00%

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Biography

Bruce Coslet was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1980 to 2002, finishing his career as the offensive coordinator of the Dallas Cowboys. Over his twenty-two years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 148-196-0. During his career he was a head coach for eight seasons, first with the New York Jets. He led the Jets for four seasons, compiling a record of 26-38-0. His next head coaching stint was with the Cincinnati Bengals from 1997 to 2000, as he led the team to a 18-46-0 record. During his entire head coaching career, his two teams combined for a record of 44-84-0 across eight seasons including going 0-1-0 in the playoffs.

During the 1988 season as the offensive coordinator of the Cincinnati Bengals he coached Boomer Esiason to the Most Valuable Player.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2002 Offensive Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
2000 Head Coach 0-3-0 0-0
1999 Head Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1998 Head Coach 3-13-0 0-0
1997 Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1996 Interim Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator 8-8-0 0-0
1995 Offensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
1994 Offensive Coordinator 3-13-0 0-0
1993 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1992 Head Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1991 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-1
1990 Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1989 Offensive Coordinator / Wide Receivers Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1988 Offensive Coordinator / Wide Receivers Coach 12-4-0 2-1
1987 Offensive Coordinator / Wide Receivers Coach 4-11-0 0-0
1986 Offensive Coordinator / Wide Receivers Coach 10-6-0 0-0
1985 Wide Receivers Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1984 Wide Receivers Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1983 Tight Ends Coach / Special Teams Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1982 Tight Ends Coach / Special Teams Coach 7-2-0 0-1
1981 Tight Ends Coach / Special Teams Coach 12-4-0 2-1
1980 Tight Ends Coach 6-10-0 0-0

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