List of famous coaches with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Sports coaches are the professionals who instruct and train the athletes participating in some specific sports. Coaches play a very important role in helping individual players and teams achieve their full potential and thereby improve their performances. Professional sports are highly competitive and in such situations the responsibilities of the coach increases manifold. Often the head coach of a professional team is assisted by assistant coaches and physical trainers. Coaches identify the strengths and weaknesses of their clients and help them in implementing a suitable training programme to improve their physical and psychological fitness. In addition to helping professional players in achieving their highest potentials, coaches also scout for new talents. They play the role of mentors as they encourage and motivate aspiring sportspersons to take up a particular sport. Coaches in any sport are required to have experience and expertise in playing that particular sport. The duties and responsibilities of coaches differ according to the sports they coach their clients in. It is a highly demanding yet highly satisfying job. Browse this section to explore about the life and works of various famous sports coaches from all over the world.

Jimbo FisherJimbo Fisher
(American)

Lane KiffinLane Kiffin
(American)
Greg SchianoGreg Schiano
(American)
Dabo SwinneyDabo Swinney
(American)

Pete CarrollPete Carroll
(American)
Urban MeyerUrban Meyer
(American)
Dan MullenDan Mullen
(American)

Mark RichtMark Richt
(American)
Kevin SumlinKevin Sumlin
(American)
Jerry SanduskyJerry Sandusky
(American)

Mike KrzyzewskiMike Krzyzewski
(Polish,American)
Bill ParcellsBill Parcells
(American)
Gus MalzahnGus Malzahn
(American)

Brad StevensBrad Stevens
(American)
Bob StoopsBob Stoops
(American)
Joe PaternoJoe Paterno
(American)

Les MilesLes Miles
(American)
Bret BielemaBret Bielema
(American)
Charlie StrongCharlie Strong
(American)

Don ShulaDon Shula
(American)
Lou HoltzLou Holtz
(American)
Jim L. MoraJim L. Mora
(American)

Rich RodriguezRich Rodriguez
(American)
Brady HokeBrady Hoke
(American)
Jim ValvanoJim Valvano
(American)

John HarbaughJohn Harbaugh
(American)
Bill SnyderBill Snyder
(American)
Mike RileyMike Riley
(American)

Will MuschampWill Muschamp
(American)
Mike PettineMike Pettine
(American)
Rex RyanRex Ryan
(American)

Bob KnightBob Knight
(American)
John WoodenJohn Wooden
(American)
Pat RileyPat Riley
(American)

Charlie WeisCharlie Weis
(American)
Knute RockneKnute Rockne
(American)
Lee StrasbergLee Strasberg
(American)

Gene ChizikGene Chizik
(American)
Mark DantonioMark Dantonio
(American)
Mike ShulaMike Shula
(American)

Dick VitaleDick Vitale
(American)
Bobby PetrinoBobby Petrino
(American)
Shaka SmartShaka Smart
(American)

Butch DavisButch Davis
(American)
Jim McElwainJim McElwain
(American)
Jim TresselJim Tressel
(American)

Barry SwitzerBarry Switzer
(American)
Bo PeliniBo Pelini
(American)
Kirk FerentzKirk Ferentz
(American)

Billy DonovanBilly Donovan
(American)
Justin FuenteJustin Fuente
(American)
Mack BrownMack Brown
(American)

Bo SchembechlerBo Schembechler
(American)
Buddy RyanBuddy Ryan
(American)
Ron MeyerRon Meyer
(American)

Fred HoibergFred Hoiberg
(American)
Art BrilesArt Briles
(American)
Carrie GrantCarrie Grant
(British)

Joe PhilbinJoe Philbin
(American)
Ken NiumataloloKen Niumatalolo
(American)
Scotty BowmanScotty Bowman
(Canadian)

Kyle WhittinghamKyle Whittingham
(American)
Bronco MendenhallBronco Mendenhall
(American)
John TortorellaJohn Tortorella
(American)

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