Teams will go to such lengths to land the right head coach. They’ll spend a ton of money. They’ll hire whatever assistants are requested. And they’ll make sure wives and kids find a comfy new home.
But it’s also why they expectations are high. Lose a few too many games, even if it’s in season one, and there’s a chance a head coach will be shown the door. In the ultimate results-oriented business, winning is everything.
So ranking the league’s head coaches is a great way to evaluate which teams are in the best shape.
The editors of cover32 ranked NFL head coaches from 1-32, and there were certainly some interesting finishes. How’d Pete Carroll of the Seattle Seahawks do? He’s in the top five.
To see where Carroll and every other coach in the NFL checks in, click here.