Coach Authors

George Allen, Sr.
American Coach
Sparky Anderson
American Coach
George Lee "Sparky" Anderson was a Major League Baseball manager. He managed the National League's Cincinnati Reds to the 1975 and 1976 championships, then added a third title in 1984 with the Detroit Tigers of the American League. Wikipedia
Red Auerbach
American Coach
Arnold Jacob "Red" Auerbach was an American basketball coach of the Washington Capitols, the Tri-Cities Blackhawks and the Boston Celtics. Wikipedia
Don Baylor
American Coach
Donald Edward Baylor is a Major League Baseball coach. He is currently the hitting coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks and is a former player and manager. Wikipedia
Larry Bird
American Coach
Larry Joe Bird is an American former NBA basketball player, coach, and team president. Wikipedia
Bobby Bowden
American Coach
Robert Cleckler "Bobby" Bowden is a retired college football coach who holds the NCAA record for most career wins and bowl wins by a Division I FBS coach. He coached the Florida State Seminoles football team from the 1976 to 2009 seasons. Wikipedia
Bill Bowerman
American Coach
William Jay "Bill" Bowerman was an American track and field coach and co-founder of Nike, Inc. Over his career, he trained 31 Olympic athletes, 51 All-Americans, 12 American record-holders, 24 NCAA champions and 16 sub-4 minute milers. Wikipedia
Scotty Bowman
Canadian Coach
William Scott "Scotty" Bowman, OC is a retired National Hockey League head coach. He holds the record for most wins in league history, with 1,244 wins in the regular season and 223 in the Stanley Cup playoffs. He coached the St. Wikipedia
Herb Brooks
American Coach
Herbert Paul Brooks, Jr. was an American ice hockey player and coach. Wikipedia
Scott Brooks
American Coach
Scott William Brooks is an American professional basketball coach and former professional basketball player. Wikipedia
Paul Brown
American Coach
Paul Eugene Brown was an American football coach in the All-America Football Conference and National Football League. Wikipedia
Bear Bryant
American Coach
Paul William "Bear" Bryant was an American college football player and coach. He was best known as the longtime head coach of the University of Alabama football team. Wikipedia
Paul Bryant
American Coach
Vicente del Bosque
Spanish Coach
Vicente del Bosque González, 1st Marquis of Del Bosque is a former Spanish footballer who is currently the manager of the Spanish national football team. Wikipedia
Chuck Daly
American Coach
Charles Jerome "Chuck" Daly was an American basketball head coach. Wikipedia
Duffy Daugherty
American Coach
Hugh Duffy Daugherty was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at Michigan State University from 1954 to 1972, where he compiled a career record of 109-69-5. Duffy's 1965 and 1966 teams won national championships. Wikipedia
Dan Devine
American Coach
Daniel John Devine was an American football player and coach. Wikipedia
Mike Ditka
American Coach
Michael Keller Ditka, Jr. is a former American football NFL player, television commentator, and coach. Ditka coached the Chicago Bears for 11 years and New Orleans Saints for three years. Wikipedia
Tony Dungy
American Coach
Anthony Kevin "Tony" Dungy is a former professional American football player and coach in the National Football League. Dungy was head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 1996 to 2001, and head coach of the Indianapolis Colts from 2002 to 2008. Wikipedia
Lou Duva
American Coach
Louis "Lou" Duva is a boxing trainer and manager who has handled some of the most famous boxers in the world including 19 World Champions. The Duva family have promoted boxing events in over 20 countries on six continents. Wikipedia
Alex Ferguson
Scottish Coach
Sir Alexander Chapman "Alex" Ferguson, CBE is a Scottish football manager and former player who has managed Manchester United since 1986. Wikipedia
Cotton Fitzsimmons
American Coach
Lowell "Cotton" Fitzsimmons was a college and NBA basketball coach. A native of Hannibal, Missouri, he attended and played basketball at Hannibal-LaGrange Junior College in Hannibal and Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas. Wikipedia
Ron Francis
Canadian Coach
Ronald Michael Francis, Jr. is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey centre who played 23 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Hartford Whalers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Carolina Hurricanes and Toronto Maple Leafs. Wikipedia
Jim Frey
American Coach
James Gottfried Frey is a former manager and coach in Major League Baseball. He led the Kansas City Royals to their first American League championship in 1980, in his first year with the team. Wikipedia
Hayden Fry
American Coach
John Hayden Fry is a former American football player and coach. He played college football for Baylor University. Wikipedia
Joe Gibbs
American Coach
Joe Jackson Gibbs is a former American football coach, NASCAR Championship team owner, and two time NHRA team owner. He was the 20th and 26th head coach in the history of the Washington Redskins . Wikipedia
Brad Gilbert
American Coach
Brad Gilbert is an American tennis coach, a television tennis commentator, an author and former professional tennis player. He was born in Oakland, California and graduated from Piedmont High School . Wikipedia
George Halas
American Coach
George Stanley Halas, Sr. , nicknamed "Papa Bear" and "Mr. Everything", was a player, coach, owner and pioneer in professional American football. He was the iconic longtime leader of the NFL's Chicago Bears. Wikipedia
Marv Harshman
American Coach
Marv K. Harshman is a former college men's basketball coach native to Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA. He graduated from Lake Stevens High School in Lake Stevens, Washington. Wikipedia
Woody Hayes
American Coach
Wayne Woodrow "Woody" Hayes was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at Denison University , Miami University , and Ohio State University , compiling a career college football record of 238 wins 72 losses and 10 ties. Wikipedia
John Heisman
American Coach
John William Heisman was an American player and coach of football, basketball, and baseball. Wikipedia
Lou Holtz
American Coach
Louis Leo "Lou" Holtz is a retired American football coach, and active sportscaster, author, and motivational speaker. Wikipedia
Phil Jackson
American Coach
Philip Douglas "Phil" Jackson is a retired American professional basketball coach and former player. Jackson is widely considered one of the greatest coaches in the history of the National Basketball Association . Wikipedia
Stu Jackson
American Coach
Stuart Wayne "Stu" Jackson is an American former head coach and current executive in the National Basketball Association. Wikipedia
Friedrich Ludwig Jahn
German Coach
Friedrich Ludwig Jahn was a German gymnastics educator and nationalist. He is commonly known as Turnvater Jahn, roughly meaning "father of gymnastics" Jahn. Wikipedia
Jimmy Johnson
American Coach
Dave Jones
English Coach
Kevin Keegan
English Coach
Joseph Kevin Keegan, OBE is an English former footballer who played for several clubs including Liverpool where he won three Football League Division One titles, two UEFA Cups, an FA Cup and a European Cup. Wikipedia
Bobby Knight
American Coach
Robert Montgomery "Bob" Knight is a retired American basketball coach. Wikipedia
Mike Krzyzewski
American Coach
Michael William "Mike" Krzyzewski is an American basketball coach and former player. Since 1980, he has served as the head men's basketball coach at Duke University. Wikipedia
Bill Laimbeer
American Coach
William "Bill" Laimbeer, Jr. is a retired National Basketball Association player who spent most of his career with the Detroit Pistons. He is the current head coach and general manager of the WNBA's New York Liberty. Wikipedia
Tom Landry
American Coach
Thomas Wade "Tom" Landry was an American football player and coach. He is ranked as one of the greatest and most innovative coaches in National Football League history, creating many new formations and methods. Wikipedia
Tommy Lasorda
American Coach
Thomas Charles "Tommy" Lasorda is a former Major League baseball player, who has had a lengthy career in sports management . Wikipedia
Frank Leahy
American Coach
Francis William Leahy was an American football player, coach, college athletics administrator, and professional sports executive. Wikipedia
Abe Lemons
American Coach
A.E. "Abe" Lemons was an American college basketball player and coach. As a coach at Oklahoma City University, Texas-Pan American University and the University of Texas, he compiled a record of 599 wins and 343 losses in 34 seasons. Wikipedia
Marv Levy
American Coach
Marvin Daniel Levy is a former American and Canadian football coach, front office executive and author. Wikipedia
Vince Lombardi
American Coach
Vincent Thomas "Vince" Lombardi was an American football player, coach, and executive. Wikipedia
Al Lopez
American Coach
Alfonso Ramon "Al" Lopez was an American catcher and manager in Major League Baseball, and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1977. His Spanish-American heritage and "gentlemanly nature" earned him the nickname "El Señor". Wikipedia
Rick Majerus
American Coach
Richard R. "Rick" Majerus was an American college basketball coach. He coached at Marquette University , Ball State University , the University of Utah , and Saint Louis University . Wikipedia
Steve Mariucci
American Coach
Stephen Ray "Steve" Mariucci is a former National Football League coach. He coached for the San Francisco 49ers and most recently for the Detroit Lions. Wikipedia
Al McGuire
American Coach
Alfred James "Al" McGuire was the head coach of the Marquette University men's basketball team from 1964 to 1977. Wikipedia
Frank McGuire
American Coach
Frank Joseph McGuire was an American athletic coach who gained his greatest renown in collegiate basketball. Wikipedia
Tom Moody
Australian Coach
Thomas Masson Moody is a former Australian cricketer was the former coach of the Sri Lankan cricket team. Currently he is the coach for the IPL team Sunrisers Hyderabad. Wikipedia
Jose Mourinho
Portuguese Coach
José Mário dos Santos Mourinho Félix, OIH, or simply José Mourinho , is a Portuguese football manager, currently the head coach of Real Madrid. He is commonly known as "The Special One". Wikipedia
Don Nelson
American Coach
Donald Arvid "Don" Nelson is a former NBA player and head coach. He coached the Milwaukee Bucks, the New York Knicks, the Dallas Mavericks, and the Golden State Warriors. Wikipedia
Chuck Noll
American Coach
Charles Henry "Chuck" Noll is a former professional American football player, assistant coach and head coach. His sole head coaching position was for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League from 1969 to 1991. Wikipedia
Chuck Pagano
American Coach
Charles D. "Chuck" Pagano is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the head coach for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League , a position he assumed in January 2012. Wikipedia
Bill Parcells
American Coach
Duane Charles "Bill" Parcells is a former American football head coach, most recently with the Dallas Cowboys from 2003 to 2006. Wikipedia
Joe Paterno
American Coach
Joseph Vincent "Joe" Paterno , sometimes referred to as "JoePa," was an American college football coach who was the head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions from 1966 to 2011. Wikipedia
Stuart Pearce
English Coach
Stuart Pearce MBE is an English football manager and former player. As of 2012, he is manager of the England national under-21 team and most recently been made manager of the Great Britain Olympic football team. Wikipedia
Bum Phillips
American Coach
Oail Andrew "Bum" Phillips is a retired American football coach and the father of Wade Phillips, the Defensive Coordinator for the Houston Texans. "Bum" Phillips coached at the high school, college and professional levels. Wikipedia
Andy Pick
English Coach
Robert Andrew Pick is a former English cricketer, and is the former coach of the England Under-19 team and the Canadian national team. He is currently the ICC High Performance Manager for the Americas Region. Wikipedia
Terry Porter
American Coach
Terry Porter is an American professional basketball coach and former player in the National Basketball Association who is currently an assistant coach with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Wikipedia
Mike Quade
American Coach
Mike Quade is the former manager of the Chicago Cubs baseball team. Prior to this, he served as the Cubs' third base coach and was the former manager of the Iowa Cubs, the AAA baseball team for the Chicago Cubs. Wikipedia
Luke Richardson
Canadian Coach
Luke Glen Richardson is a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and former professional ice hockey player. Richardson played for 21 seasons in the National Hockey League . Wikipedia
Pat Riley
American Coach
Patrick James "Pat" Riley is an American professional basketball executive, and a former coach and player in the NBA. Currently, he is team president of the Miami Heat. Wikipedia
Knute Rockne
American Coach
Knute Kenneth Rockne was an American football player and coach, both at the University of Notre Dame. He is regarded as one of the greatest coaches in college football history. Wikipedia
Dave Rose
American Coach
David Rose was an American songwriter, composer, arranger, and orchestra leader. Wikipedia
Darrell Royal
American Coach
Darrell K Royal was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at Mississippi State University , the University of Washington , and the University of Texas at Austin , compiling a career college football record of 184-60-5. Wikipedia
Don Shula
American Coach
Donald Francis "Don" Shula is a former American football cornerback and coach. Wikipedia
Steve Spurrier
American Coach
Stephen Orr Spurrier is an American college football coach and former player. Spurrier is the current head football coach of the University of South Carolina Gamecocks. He is also a former professional player and coach. Wikipedia
Pat Summitt
American Coach
Patricia "Pat" Head Summitt is a former women's college basketball head coach. She now serves as the head coach emeritus of the Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team. Wikipedia
Barry Switzer
American Coach
Barry Switzer is a former football coach, active in the college and professional ranks between 1962 and 1997. Wikipedia
Graham Taylor
English Coach
Graham Taylor OBE is the former Chairman of Watford Football Club, having formerly been a football pundit, ex-football manager, and a former player. Wikipedia
Mike Tice
American Coach
Michael Peter Tice is an American football National Football League coach, best known as the former head coach of the Minnesota Vikings. He was also the offensive coordinator for the Chicago Bears. Wikipedia
Jim Valvano
American Coach
James Thomas Anthony "Jim" Valvano , nicknamed Jimmy V, was an American college basketball coach and broadcaster. He is considered the creator of the intentional foul. Wikipedia
Earl Weaver
American Coach
Earl Sidney Weaver was an American professional baseball player, Hall of Fame major league manager, author, and television broadcaster. After playing in minor league baseball, he retired without playing in Major League Baseball . Wikipedia
Arsene Wenger
French Coach
Arsène Wenger is a French football manager who is currently head coach of the English Premier League side Arsenal. Wikipedia
Howard Wilkinson
English Coach
Howard Wilkinson is a former English football player and manager, and has recently stepped down as a Non-Executive Director at Sheffield Wednesday after formerly relinquishing the chairman role to Milan Mandaric Wikipedia
John Wooden
American Coach
John Robert Wooden was an American basketball player and coach. Nicknamed the "Wizard of Westwood", he won ten NCAA national championships in a 12-year period-seven in a row-as head coach at UCLA, an unprecedented feat. Wikipedia