Ron Rivera, Carolina Panthers
Ron Rivera (56) began his coaching career in the NFL in 1997 as defensive quality control coach to the Chicago Bears. In 1999, he became the linebackers coach for the Philadelphia Eagles where he served until 2003. In 2004, he was promoted to defensive coordinator for the Bears for three seasons, making one Super Bowl appearance. In 2007, he joined the San Diego Chargers as the linebackers coach, before assuming the defensive coordinator job in 2008-10.
Rivera was hired as the fourth head coach for the Carolina Panthers in 2011. As a head coach he is 67-51-1 prior to 2018. He’s been named Coach of the Year 2013 and 2015, and taken the Panthers to Super Bowl L. HCR: 2017-2018