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Butch Davis

Paul Hilton Davis

Born: November 17, 1951 in Tahlequah, OK
College: Arkansas   (school history)

Coaching Results

Challenges
Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Num Won Notes
2001 50 Cleveland Browns NFL 16 7 9 0 .438 3 8 5
2002 51 Cleveland Browns NFL 16 9 7 0 .563 1 0 1 .000 2 11 6
2003 52 Cleveland Browns NFL 16 5 11 0 .313 4 7 1
2004 53 Cleveland Browns NFL 11 3 8 0 .273 4 4 1 Fired after week 12
4 yrs 59 24 35 0 .407 1 0 1 .000 3.3 30 13

Games over .500: -11
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 0
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 0

Team's Ranks

Team Ranks in various categories, Lower ALWAYS indicates better performance.
Overall Offense Rushing Off Passing Off Defense Rushing Def Passing Def
Year Tm Tms WL% T/G Pts± Yds± Yds Pts GvA Att Yds TD Y/A FL Att Yds TD Int NY/A Yds Pts TkA Att Yds TD Y/A FR Att Yds TD Int nY/A
1993 DAL 28 1 8 2 2 4 2 4 6 2 2 3 18 24 7 13 1 3 10 2 17 10 11 5 18 11 21 10 4 17 5
1994 DAL 28 2 8 2 3 8 2 5 1 5 1 19 6 26 12 16 5 2 1 3 13 12 10 3 9 24 9 1 8 4 1
2001 CLE 31 16 7 19 30 31 25 19 21 31 26 31 14 25 28 17 23 23 22 15 1 29 29 17 26 27 24 10 11 1 5
2002 CLE 32 11 18 15 21 23 19 19 26 23 23 24 7 15 18 3 25 18 21 10 14 25 27 6 21 15 7 15 13 15 24
2003 CLE 32 23 28 24 25 26 29 26 27 20 26 15 25 21 25 20 18 24 15 12 25 20 23 20 26 29 11 7 3 14 5
2004 CLE 32 30 26 30 28 28 27 30 16 23 31 27 30 29 25 16 26 19 15 24 17 30 32 31 21 9 3 5 4 19 11
4 yrs %tile 40 41 34 21 18 24 29 32 27 20 27 43 32 27 59 31 37 46 55 59 21 16 45 29 40 67 74 79 65 68

Full Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1973 22 High School Fayetteville High (Fayetteville\ Arkansas)
1974 23 High School Pawhuska High School (Oklahoma) Offensive Line/Defensive Line
1975 24 High School Pawhuska High School (Oklahoma) Offensive Line/Defensive Line
1976 25 High School Sand Springs High School (Oklahoma) Offensive Line/Outside Linebackers
1977 26 High School Sand Springs High School (Oklahoma) Offensive Line/Outside Linebackers
1978 27 High School Tulsa Rogers High (Tulsa\ Oklahoma)
1979 28 College Oklahoma State Tight Ends/Receivers
1980 29 College Oklahoma State Tight Ends/Receivers
1981 30 College Oklahoma State Tight Ends/Receivers
1982 31 College Oklahoma State Tight Ends/Receivers
1983 32 College Oklahoma State Tight Ends/Receivers
1984 33 College University of Miami Defensive Line
1985 34 College University of Miami Defensive Line
1986 35 College University of Miami Defensive Line
1987 36 College University of Miami Defensive Line
1988 37 College University of Miami Defensive Line
1989 38 NFL Dallas Cowboys Defensive Line
1990 39 NFL Dallas Cowboys Defensive Line
1991 40 NFL Dallas Cowboys Defensive Line
1992 41 NFL Dallas Cowboys Defensive Line
1993 42 NFL Dallas Cowboys Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers
1994 43 NFL Dallas Cowboys Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers
1995 44 College University of Miami Head Coach
1996 45 College University of Miami Head Coach
1997 46 College University of Miami Head Coach
1998 47 College University of Miami Head Coach
1999 48 College University of Miami Head Coach
2000 49 College University of Miami Head Coach
2001 50 NFL Cleveland Browns Head Coach
2002 51 NFL Cleveland Browns Head Coach
2003 52 NFL Cleveland Browns Head Coach
2004 53 NFL Cleveland Browns Head Coach
2006 55 College North Carolina Head Coach
2007 56 College North Carolina Head Coach
2008 57 College North Carolina Head Coach
2009 58 College North Carolina Head Coach
2010 59 College North Carolina Head Coach
2012 61 NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers Special Advisor
2013 62 NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers Special Advisor

Challenges

Date Down ToGo Location Detail
2001-09-09 1 10 1-10 SEA 40 O Matt Hasselbeck pass incomplete intended for Koren Robinson (defended by Daylon McCutcheon).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Matt Hasselbeck pass incomplete intended for Koren Robinson is intercepted by Daylon McCutcheon at CLE-34
2001-11-11 1 2 1-2 CLE 2 O Kordell Stewart left end for 1 yard (tackle by Tyrone Rogers). Kordell Stewart fumbles (forced by Tyrone Rogers), ball out of bounds at CLE-1.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Kordell Stewart left end for 1 yard (tackle by Tyrone Rogers). Kordell Stewart fumbles (forced by Tyrone Rogers)
2001-11-18 2 10 2-10 CLE 15 O Tim Couch pass complete to Quincy Morgan for -7 yards (tackle by Jamie Sharper). Quincy Morgan fumbles (forced by Jamie Sharper), recovered by Ray Lewis at CLE-8 and returned for 1 yards (tackle by Roger Chanoine).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Tim Couch pass incomplete intended for Quincy Morgan (defended by Jamie Sharper)
2001-11-25 3 1 3-1 CLE 46 U James Jackson right guard for no gain (tackle by Oliver Gibson and Takeo Spikes).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-12-02 2 4 2-4 OTI 46 O Kelly Holcomb pass complete to JaJuan Dawson for 16 yards (tackle by Daryl Porter). JaJuan Dawson fumbles (forced by Daryl Porter), recovered by Eddie Robinson at TEN-30.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Kelly Holcomb pass incomplete intended for JaJuan Dawson (defended by Daryl Porter)
2001-12-09 4 10 4-10 CLE 35 U Adam Vinatieri punts 33 yards.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-12-16 3 8 3-8 CLE 33 O Mark Brunell pass complete to Sean Dawkins for 13 yards (tackle by Anthony Henry).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Mark Brunell sacked by Gerard Warren for -9 yards
2001-12-30 2 1 2-1 CLE 40 U Steve McNair pass complete to Kevin Dyson for 40 yards, touchdown.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001Challenges: 8 Overturned: 5 Upheld: 3
Date Down ToGo Location Detail
2002-09-08 3 7 3-7 CLE 43 O Trent Green pass complete to Dante Hall for 8 yards (tackle by Daylon McCutcheon).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Trent Green pass incomplete intended for Dante Hall
2002-09-15 4 7 4-7 CLE 37 O Gus Frerotte pass complete to T.J. Houshmandzadeh for 12 yards.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Gus Frerotte pass incomplete intended for T.J. Houshmandzadeh
2002-09-22 4 1 4-1 CLE 25 O Steve McNair for 1 yard (tackle by Kenard Lang). Steve McNair fumbles (forced by Kenard Lang), recovered by Eddie George at CLE-24.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Steve McNair up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Kenard Lang)
2002-09-22 1 10 1-10 OTI 49 U William Green left guard for -2 yards (tackle by Keith Bulluck). William Green fumbles (forced by Keith Bulluck), recovered by Lance Schulters at CLE-49.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2002-09-29 2 5 2-5 CLE 5 O Jerome Bettis left guard for 5 yards, touchdown.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Jerome Bettis left guard for 4 yards (tackle by Devin Bush)
2002-10-20 2 10 2-10 CLE 43 O David Carr pass complete to Jonathan Wells for 35 yards (tackle by Michael Jameson).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: David Carr pass incomplete. Penalty on David Carr: Illegal Forward Pass, 5 yards
2002-10-27 3 5 3-5 NYJ 9 U Tim Couch pass incomplete intended for Kevin Johnson (defended by Sam Cowart).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2002-11-17 3 3 3-3 CLE 3 U Jon Kitna up the middle for 3 yards, touchdown.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2002-12-01 2 8 2-8 CLE 39 U Tim Couch sacked by Mark Fields for -6 yards. Tim Couch fumbles (forced by Mark Fields), recovered by Deon Grant at CLE-40.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2002-12-15 2 10 2-10 CLE 47 O William Green left tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Clifton Crosby). William Green fumbles (forced by Clifton Crosby), recovered by David Macklin at IND-47 and returned for 9 yards.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: William Green left tackle for 6 yards (tackle by David Macklin and Rob Morris)
2003-01-05 2 6 2-6 CLE 6 U Tommy Maddox pass complete to Plaxico Burress for 6 yards, touchdown.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2002Challenges: 11 Overturned: 6 Upheld: 5
Date Down ToGo Location Detail
2003-10-12 3 15 3-15 RAI 18 U Rich Gannon pass complete to Charlie Garner for 14 yards (tackle by Chris Crocker).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-10-19 3 3 3-3 CLE 31 U Tim Couch pass complete to Kevin Johnson for 2 yards (tackle by Sammy Davis).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-10-26 3 5 3-5 CLE 25 O Tim Couch sacked by Mike Vrabel for -6 yards. Tim Couch fumbles (forced by Mike Vrabel), recovered by Richard Seymour at CLE-19.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Tim Couch pass incomplete
2003-11-23 4 1 4-1 PIT 1 U Dennis Northcutt left guard for no gain (tackle by Chad Scott).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-11-30 3 2 3-2 CLE 40 U Kelly Holcomb sacked by Reggie Tongue for -7 yards. Kelly Holcomb fumbles (forced by Reggie Tongue), recovered by Chad Brown at CLE-33 (tackle by Melvin Fowler).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-12-14 1 10 1-10 CLE 24 U Tim Couch pass incomplete intended for Dennis Northcutt is intercepted by Lenny Walls at DEN-18.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-12-21 1 10 1-10 CLE 20 U Tim Couch pass incomplete intended for Keith Heinrich.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003Challenges: 7 Overturned: 1 Upheld: 6
Date Down ToGo Location Detail
2004-09-26 3 4 3-4 CLE 10 O Jeff Garcia pass complete to Dennis Northcutt for 3 yards (tackle by Curtis DeLoatch).
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Jeff Garcia pass incomplete intended for Dennis Northcutt
2004-10-17 1 10 1-10 CLE 22 U Lee Suggs left guard for -7 yards (tackle by Kim Herring). Lee Suggs fumbles (forced by Kim Herring), recovered by Kevin Kaesviharn at CLE-3 and returned for 3 yards, touchdown.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2004-11-07 4 14 4-14 RAV 48 U Dave Zastudil punts 51 yards.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2004-11-14 3 14 3-14 CLE 27 U Jeff Garcia sacked by Aaron Smith for -3 yards. Jeff Garcia fumbles (forced by Aaron Smith), recovered by Russell Stuvaints at CLE-24 and returned for 24 yards, touchdown.
CLE challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2004Challenges: 4 Overturned: 1 Upheld: 3
TotalChallenges: 30 Overturned: 13 Upheld: 17

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
Jimmy Johnson Defensive Line, Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers
Greg Schiano Special Advisor
Barry Switzer Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers