Can You Name the NFL Team by Three of Its Past or Present Coaches?
By: Becky Stigall
About This Quiz
How well do you know your NFL teams? Well enough to remember at least three coaches from each one? We'll give you three names, you name the team. Ready?
Sean McDermott, Rick Dennison, and Mike Waufle.
These are three of the present coaches for the Buffalo Bills. The Bills play in the league's AFC East division.
Adam Gase, Joe Philbin, and Jimmy Johnson.
Each of these gentlemen has served as a Miami Dolphins head coach. Adam Gase became the head coach in 2016.
Bill Belichick, Josh McDaniels, and Matt Patricia.
Each of these gentlemen is a coach on the New England Patriots. Belichick is the head coach.
Todd Bowles, Mike Caldwell, and Kacy Rodgers.
Each of these sportsmen is currently a coach for the New York Jets. Bowles and Caldwell are the current head and assistant head coaches, respectively.
John Harbaugh, Brian Billick, and Ted Marchibroda.
These gentlemen all served as Ravens head coaches. Marchibroda was the Ravens' first head coach.
Marvin Lewis, Forrest Gregg, and Paul Brown.
All three of these guys have been Bengals head coaches. Marvin Lewis is the current head coach, and Paul Brown was the team's first head coach.
Bill Belichick, Hue Jackson, and Romeo Crennel.
Bill Belichick, Hue Jackson, and Romeo Crennel have all been Brown's head coaches. The team's first head coach was Paul Brown from 1946-1962.
Bill Cowher, Buddy Parker, and Forrest Douds.
Each of these sportsmen served as head coaches for the Steelers. Douds was the team's first head coach.
Bill O'Brien, Mike Vrabel, and Romeo Crennel.
Each of these gentlemen is a coach on for the Texans. Bonus points if you remember that Houston's team used to be the Oilers, who moved to Tennessee and became the Titans.
Jim Caldwell, Jim Mora, and Don McCafferty.
Each of these sportsmen has served as a head coach for the Colts. Keith Molesworth was the team's first head coach.
Doug Marrone, Gus Bradley, and Tom Coughlin.
The Jags have only had six coaches. Coughlin was the first head coach of the 1995 expansion team.
Mike Mularkey, Dick LeBeau, and Steve Hoffman.
These are three coaches on the current Titans team. The Titans began play in 1960 as the Houston Oilers.
Frank Filchock, Dan Reeves, and Vance Joseph.
These are coaches for the Broncos. Filchock was the first head coach in 1960, and Joseph is the current head coach.
Andy Reid, Brad Childress, and Mike Frazier.
Andy Reid, Brad Childress, and Mike Frazier are current members of the Chiefs franchise. The team's very first head coach was Hank Stram .
Mike McCoy, Norv Turner, and Marty Schottenheimer.
These are the last three head coaches for the Chargers, prior to the current coach. Anthony Lynn is the current head coach, as of 2017.
Jack Del Rio, Hue Jackson, and Mike Shanahan.
Jack Del Rio, Hue Jackson, and Mike Shanahan have all been Raiders head coaches. Eddie Erdelatz was the team's first head coach.
Tom Landry, Jimmy Johnson, and Wade Phillips.
These names are all iconic Cowboys coaches. The team's current coach is Jason Garrett.
Bob Folwell, Doc Alexander, and Earl Potteiger.
These three sportsmen were the first three coaches for the Giants, beginning in 1925. The team's current head coach is Ben McAdoo.
Doug Pederson, Frank Reich, and Jim Schwartz.
Each of these guys is currently working as an Eagles coach. Pederson is the head coach.
Jay Gruden, Norv Turner, and Vince Lombardi.
Did you recognize these three Redskins head coaches. The first head coach for the team was Lud Wray, back in 1932.
Lovie Smith, Jack Pardee, and Mike Ditka.
Each of these gentlemen has served as a Bears head coach. The team's first head coach was George Halas, from 1920 to 1929.
Jim Caldwell, Ron Prince, and Teryl Austin.
These are current Lions coaches. Caldwell is the team's current head coach.
Curly Lambeau, Gene Ronzani, and Hugh Devore.
Did you recognize these Packers head coaches? The team kicked off with Curly Lambeau back in 1921.
Jerry Burns, Bud Grant, and Les Steckel.
These are three Vikings head coaches. The team's first head coach was Norm Van Brocklin back in 1961.
Jerry Glanville, Dan Reeves, and Wade Phillips.
These iconic names are clearly Falcons head coaches. The team's current head coach is Dan Quinn.
Ron Rivera, Steve Wilks, and Mike Shula.
These gentlemen serve as current coaches for the Panthers. The team began play in 1995, with Dom Capers at the helm.
Jim Haslett, Mike Ditka, and Bum Phillips.
These three names are recognizable as Saints head coaches. Ditka was a former NFL tight end.
John McKay, Leeman Bennett, and Ray Perkins.
These are the first three head coaches for the Bucs. The 1976 expansion team plays in the NFC South division.
Bruce Arians, Tom Moore, and Harold Goodwin.
These are three current coaches for the oldest continuously run professional football team in the U.S. The team began in 1898 as the Morgan Athletic Club.
Sean McVay, Joe Barry, and Matt LaFleur.
Sean McVay, Joe Barry, and Matt LaFleur are all part of the current Rams franchise. The team was founded in 1936 as the Cleveland Rams.
Kyle Shanahan, Jon Embree, and Robert Saleh.
These three are all current 49ers coaches. The team name honors the prospectors from the 1849 Gold Rush.
Chuck Knox, Tom Flores, Mike Holmgren.
Chuck Knox, Tom Flores, Mike Holmgren are all former Seahawks head coaches. The 1976 expansion team has had eight head coaches to date.