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NFL Coaches are strategic leaders with a complete understanding of their team, their opponents and the game of football. Coaching greats like Landry, Ditka and Lombardi are football icons.

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Mike Ditka

Mike Ditka is a Chicago football legend as both a player and a coach. He is famous for coaching the Chicago Bears to a Super Bowl win against New England in 1986. Learn about Mike Ditka, the first tight end inducted into the Football Hall of Fame.


Doak Walker

 Doak Walker

Doak Walker, one of the greatest college football players ever, went on to excel with the Detroit Lions. Learn more about Doak Walker. See more »

Bill Walsh

 Bill Walsh

Bill Walsh, the winningest coach ever for the San Francisco 49ers, knew how to meet his team’s needs. Learn more about Hall of Fame coach Bill Walsh. See more »

Tom Landry

 Tom Landry

Tom Landry coached the Dallas Cowboys through 20 consecutive winning seasons from 1966–85. Learn about Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Tom Landry. See more »

Vince Lombardi

 Vince Lombardi

Vince Lombardi said "Winning is not everything, but making the effort to win is." See how this philosophy shaped Vince Lombardi’s memorable career. See more »

George Halas

 George Halas

George Halas was a part of the NFL from its inception in 1920 until 1983, when Halas died. Read about pro football legend George Halas. See more »

Don Shula

 Don Shula

Don Shula had an amazing 347 career victories, with much of his career spent coaching the Miami Dolphins. Learn more about coach Don Shula. See more »

Mike Ditka

 Mike Ditka

Mike Ditka is a Chicago football legend as a player and a coach. Learn about Mike Ditka, the first tight end inducted into the Football Hall of Fame. See more »

Paul Brown

 Paul Brown

Paul Brown led the Cleveland Browns to four straight AAFC titles before founding and coaching the Cincinnati Bengals. Read about Paul Brown. See more »