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Marty Schottenheimer

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Martin Edward Schottenheimer

Position: LB
Height: 6-3    Weight: 225 lbs.

Born: September 23, 1943 in Canonsburg, PA
High School: Fort Cherry
College: Pittsburgh   (school history)
Drafted by the Baltimore Colts in the 4th round (49th overall) of the 1965 NFL Draft.
Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 7th round (56th overall) of the 1965 AFL Draft.
1-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

Playing Record

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
1984 41 Cleveland Browns NFL 8 4 4 0 .500 3
1985 42 Cleveland Browns NFL 16 8 8 0 .500 1 0 1 .000 1
1986 43 Cleveland Browns NFL 16 12 4 0 .750 2 1 1 .500 1
1987 44 Cleveland Browns NFL 15 10 5 0 .667 2 1 1 .500 1
1988 45 Cleveland Browns NFL 16 10 6 0 .625 1 0 1 .000 2
1989 46 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 8 7 1 .533 2
1990 47 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 11 5 0 .688 1 0 1 .000 2
1991 48 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 10 6 0 .625 2 1 1 .500 2
1992 49 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 10 6 0 .625 1 0 1 .000 2
1993 50 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 11 5 0 .688 3 2 1 .667 1
1994 51 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 9 7 0 .563 1 0 1 .000 2
1995 52 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 13 3 0 .813 1 0 1 .000 1
1996 53 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 9 7 0 .563 2
1997 54 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 13 3 0 .813 1 0 1 .000 1
1998 55 Kansas City Chiefs NFL 16 7 9 0 .438 4
2001 58 Washington Redskins NFL 16 8 8 0 .500 2
2002 59 San Diego Chargers NFL 16 8 8 0 .500 3
2003 60 San Diego Chargers NFL 16 4 12 0 .250 4
2004 61 San Diego Chargers NFL 16 12 4 0 .750 1 0 1 .000 1
2005 62 San Diego Chargers NFL 16 9 7 0 .563 3
2006 63 San Diego Chargers NFL 16 14 2 0 .875 1 0 1 .000 1
26 yrs 327 200 126 1 .613 18 5 13 .278 2.2 Avg Finish
10 yrs KAN 160 101 58 1 .635 10 3 7 .300 1.9
9 yrs CLE 71 44 27 0 .620 6 2 4 .333 2.1
5 yrs SDG 80 47 33 0 .588 2 0 2 .000 2.4
1 yr NYG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
1 yr WAS 16 8 8 0 .500 0 0 0 2.0

Games over .500: 74
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 0
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 8

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
1977 NYG 28 19 13 21 23 24 24 14 10 16 16 25 6 23 26 26 20 26 12 21 18 12 8 22 3 6 8 18 9 25 23
1980 CLE 28 4 10 10 14 5 8 3 25 26 14 19 12 5 2 3 3 5 23 12 22 10 6 8 5 25 25 28 17 17 25
1981 CLE 28 25 28 26 7 4 24 28 23 20 21 13 28 3 4 12 23 15 16 23 19 15 18 10 15 9 4 15 25 27 25
1982 CLE 28 15 7 24 26 17 23 17 21 23 14 27 5 3 12 19 24 21 23 17 2 24 26 26 25 7 9 14 5 4 23
1983 CLE 28 7 19 11 7 10 13 11 22 19 21 14 2 5 6 9 22 12 9 14 23 18 14 17 10 28 5 9 15 16 17
1984 CLE 28 22 18 21 10 24 25 18 14 21 23 26 14 17 18 24 19 17 2 6 14 13 15 2 15 12 5 3 3 13 6
1985 CLE 28 12 27 15 16 21 23 11 8 8 13 9 28 27 25 22 2 11 9 7 27 17 10 11 7 28 14 12 6 19 13
1986 CLE 28 3 4 6 13 9 5 1 16 22 5 24 8 11 8 17 1 7 19 11 12 18 18 9 21 2 16 15 11 18 17
1987 CLE 28 6 8 2 2 9 3 4 16 21 7 22 14 15 5 4 1 3 3 2 13 2 2 4 5 19 10 8 3 6 7
1988 CLE 28 5 17 13 10 18 20 10 23 24 23 25 16 9 9 17 7 14 6 6 21 17 15 8 9 24 5 6 4 12 10
1989 KAN 28 14 21 12 4 13 17 21 1 4 5 14 23 26 21 24 19 7 2 8 20 9 12 3 16 4 5 2 6 24 2
1990 KAN 28 6 1 4 11 7 6 2 5 10 18 18 10 18 9 9 1 4 16 5 1 3 12 12 22 1 21 17 5 8 12
1991 KAN 28 9 5 6 10 5 10 2 3 3 14 4 1 21 15 10 8 9 13 7 11 11 18 5 24 7 7 16 11 18 22
1992 KAN 28 10 1 10 12 25 7 1 13 23 9 27 2 26 20 20 3 12 5 13 3 15 15 14 17 9 8 2 13 3 3
1993 KAN 28 4 5 9 13 16 8 8 18 20 3 16 24 20 15 9 3 10 11 14 3 16 9 15 6 4 18 14 14 7 12
1994 KAN 28 9 2 10 6 5 14 9 12 11 11 14 13 6 7 13 5 6 12 7 2 14 16 11 21 1 7 10 18 22 15
1995 KAN 30 1 1 3 5 14 12 1 3 1 13 5 5 20 25 15 1 23 2 1 12 6 3 2 2 5 25 5 5 17 1
1996 KAN 30 10 11 15 19 22 24 2 6 4 7 8 6 18 26 20 6 28 18 11 20 14 13 12 14 22 16 22 12 16 22
1997 KAN 30 1 3 2 10 14 5 2 3 5 9 12 7 23 24 14 3 20 11 1 4 5 7 3 16 13 10 16 6 4 16
1998 KAN 30 18 14 16 16 19 14 19 20 23 3 26 19 10 16 26 18 19 9 22 7 24 18 28 10 2 8 7 3 21 14
2001 WAS 31 14 11 20 23 28 28 13 4 8 20 18 25 30 30 28 6 27 10 13 9 28 20 11 12 20 4 6 13 5 20
2002 SDG 32 17 13 21 26 16 20 7 9 8 7 7 6 21 22 28 17 20 30 22 18 10 11 17 18 23 31 32 26 15 28
2003 SDG 32 29 28 30 24 14 16 20 25 6 9 1 18 12 19 13 21 22 27 31 28 29 25 13 20 29 22 21 32 25 22
2004 SDG 32 4 3 3 13 10 3 3 4 6 2 16 8 28 16 5 1 6 18 11 8 1 3 21 6 22 32 31 11 3 22
2005 SDG 32 14 25 7 6 10 5 17 12 9 4 6 14 13 12 4 17 9 13 13 27 3 1 18 3 23 28 28 17 26 18
2006 SDG 32 1 3 1 2 4 1 1 2 2 1 4 2 25 16 8 2 6 10 7 15 3 7 15 20 14 27 13 12 17 3
26 yrs %tile 65 63 60 61 54 54 70 61 56 63 48 61 46 50 49 69 56 62 64 56 59 60 63 58 57 57 57 65 52 52
10 yrs KAN 75 81 73 67 55 63 80 74 67 71 53 65 38 42 48 80 56 69 73 75 63 61 67 52 80 60 65 71 55 62
9 yrs CLE 60 48 50 62 53 43 60 39 30 45 30 53 64 65 50 60 60 64 66 44 51 54 69 58 44 69 63 71 52 50
5 yrs SDG 63 58 64 59 69 75 73 71 84 89 82 73 41 50 67 67 64 42 51 43 74 74 51 61 34 16 25 42 49 45
1 yr NYG 36 57 29 21 18 18 54 68 46 46 14 82 21 11 11 32 11 61 29 39 61 75 25 93 82 75 39 71 14 21
1 yr WAS 58 68 39 29 13 13 61 90 77 39 45 23 6 6 13 84 16 71 61 74 13 39 68 65 39 90 84 61 87 39

Full Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1977 34 NFL New York Giants Defensive Coordinator
1980 37 NFL Cleveland Browns Defensive Coordinator
1981 38 NFL Cleveland Browns Defensive Coordinator
1982 39 NFL Cleveland Browns Defensive Coordinator
1983 40 NFL Cleveland Browns Defensive Coordinator
1984 41 NFL Cleveland Browns Defensive Coordinator
1985 42 NFL Cleveland Browns Head Coach
1986 43 NFL Cleveland Browns Head Coach
1987 44 NFL Cleveland Browns Head Coach
1988 45 NFL Cleveland Browns Head Coach
1989 46 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1990 47 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1991 48 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1992 49 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1993 50 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1994 51 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1995 52 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1996 53 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1997 54 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
1998 55 NFL Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach
2001 58 NFL Washington Redskins Head Coach
2002 59 NFL San Diego Chargers Head Coach
2003 60 NFL San Diego Chargers Head Coach
2004 61 NFL San Diego Chargers Head Coach
2005 62 NFL San Diego Chargers Head Coach
2006 63 NFL San Diego Chargers Head Coach

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
John McVay Defensive Coordinator
Sam Rutigliano Defensive Coordinator