Darren Rizzi

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
16 122-121-0 50.21% 1-3 25.00%

Biography

Career Summary

Darren Rizzi is a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) and has been the special teams coordinator for the New Orleans Saints since 2024. Before moving into this role on the Saints he held three other positions with the team. His previous position was as the team's assistant head coach/special teams coordinator for one season. He began his stint with the Saints in 2019 as the special teams coordinator.

Personal Information

Rizzi was born on Tuesday, July 21, 1970.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2024 New Orleans Saints Special Teams Coordinator 0-0-0 0-0
2023 New Orleans Saints Assistant Head Coach / Special Teams Coordinator 9-8-0 0-0
2022 New Orleans Saints Special Teams Coordinator 7-10-0 0-0
2021 New Orleans Saints Special Teams Coordinator 9-8-0 0-0
2020 New Orleans Saints Special Teams Coordinator 12-4-0 1-1
2019 New Orleans Saints Special Teams Coordinator 13-3-0 0-1
2018 Miami Dolphins Associate Head Coach / Special Teams Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
2017 Miami Dolphins Associate Head Coach / Special Teams Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
2016 Miami Dolphins Assistant Head Coach / Special Teams Coordinator 10-6-0 0-1
2015 Miami Dolphins Assistant Head Coach / Special Teams Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
2014 Miami Dolphins Special Teams Coordinator 8-8-0 0-0
2013 Miami Dolphins Special Teams Coordinator 8-8-0 0-0
2012 Miami Dolphins Special Teams Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
2011 Miami Dolphins Special Teams Coordinator / Assistant Special Teams Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2010 Miami Dolphins Assistant Special Teams Coach 7-9-0 0-0
2009 Miami Dolphins Assistant Special Teams Coach 7-9-0 0-0

Coach history guide

Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship

Coach facts

  • Years as a coordinator: 14
  • Past teams coached for: New Orleans Saints, Miami Dolphins
  • College Attended: Rhode Island Rams
  • Date of Birth: Tuesday, July 21, 1970 (53 years old)