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Gregg Williams

Gregg Williams

Born: July 15, 1958 in Excelsior Springs, MO
College: Truman State; Central Missouri State

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 43 Buffalo Bills NFL 16 3 13 0 .188 5 11 3
2002 44 Buffalo Bills NFL 16 8 8 0 .500 4 6 3
2003 45 Buffalo Bills NFL 16 6 10 0 .375 3 7 1
15 yrs 48 17 31 0 .354 0 0 0 2.7 24 7
4 yrs TEN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
4 yrs WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.3
3 yrs BUF 48 17 31 0 .354 0 0 0 4.0 24 7
3 yrs NOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.3
1 yr JAX 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.0

Games over .500: -14
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
1997 TEN 30 15 9 13 20 18 14 15 2 3 7 4 16 29 29 25 13 19 22 12 6 6 4 12 9 1 21 27 15 18 28
1998 TEN 30 13 15 13 13 9 13 2 11 9 12 6 9 16 15 23 2 13 16 12 28 10 9 8 13 23 14 20 21 26 25
1999 TEN 31 2 2 6 17 13 7 2 12 13 3 17 5 21 13 9 2 7 17 15 4 4 10 7 22 1 18 25 27 17 20
2000 TEN 31 1 16 3 2 14 13 19 1 7 12 24 20 26 16 19 15 7 1 2 14 6 3 2 5 13 5 1 1 13 1
2001 BUF 31 29 29 30 17 13 27 19 26 22 23 12 16 7 12 17 20 17 21 29 30 27 26 29 24 28 2 13 20 29 25
2002 BUF 32 17 28 20 13 11 11 19 29 24 9 19 25 3 5 11 12 14 15 27 32 23 29 31 24 25 4 6 22 26 15
2003 BUF 32 20 31 20 17 30 30 27 20 21 16 23 29 22 28 31 15 31 2 5 32 23 8 10 5 27 13 2 9 30 3
2004 WAS 32 21 20 19 14 30 31 14 12 21 31 29 8 18 29 24 17 30 3 5 22 8 2 3 1 28 17 7 4 13 3
2005 WAS 32 11 14 11 9 11 13 16 4 7 12 10 28 22 21 5 5 15 9 9 15 7 13 20 21 15 23 10 2 14 5
2006 WAS 32 27 23 24 23 13 20 2 8 4 14 8 4 24 21 17 5 10 31 27 32 26 27 4 25 30 5 23 32 32 32
2007 WAS 32 12 21 12 9 15 18 14 5 12 7 27 31 20 14 20 4 15 8 11 25 7 4 9 3 18 30 16 11 23 6
2008 JAX 32 25 25 24 22 20 24 13 18 18 10 17 18 11 15 24 12 23 17 21 31 14 13 15 13 32 4 24 27 17 30
2009 NOR 32 2 3 1 9 1 1 16 7 6 3 7 29 15 4 1 6 2 25 20 2 17 21 28 26 6 27 26 5 3 20
2010 NOR 32 5 23 7 4 6 11 21 30 28 24 19 9 2 3 2 30 10 4 7 20 16 16 18 17 3 4 4 1 32 12
2011 NOR 32 2 19 1 2 1 2 4 20 6 7 4 1 2 1 2 12 3 24 13 31 1 12 15 29 26 30 30 16 28 16
15 yrs %tile 60 45 60 63 60 54 60 60 61 63 56 51 53 55 54 67 58 58 58 35 62 62 59 53 45 57 54 58 35 52
4 yrs TEN 78 69 74 60 59 65 72 82 77 75 62 62 28 43 41 77 65 57 70 60 82 82 79 63 72 56 43 51 42 42
4 yrs WAS 48 42 52 60 49 39 67 80 69 53 45 48 38 37 52 79 48 63 63 30 66 67 75 64 32 45 59 65 39 67
3 yrs BUF 33 11 29 54 46 31 35 24 33 52 47 30 70 56 41 54 38 63 39 4 26 37 29 47 19 83 81 49 14 58
3 yrs NOR 94 56 94 88 95 89 60 44 61 68 72 63 83 95 98 53 88 48 61 48 68 52 40 28 67 40 41 80 38 53
1 yr JAX 25 25 28 34 41 28 63 47 47 72 50 47 69 56 28 66 31 50 38 6 59 63 56 63 3 91 28 19 50 9

Full Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1988 30 College Houston Graduate Assistant
1989 31 College Houston Graduate Assistant
1990 32 NFL Houston Oilers Defensive Quality Control
1991 33 NFL Houston Oilers Defensive Quality Control
1992 34 NFL Houston Oilers Defensive Quality Control
1993 35 NFL Houston Oilers Special Teams
1994 36 NFL Houston Oilers Linebackers
1995 37 NFL Houston Oilers Linebackers
1996 38 NFL Houston Oilers Linebackers
1997 39 NFL Tennessee Oilers Defensive Coordinator
1998 40 NFL Tennessee Oilers Defensive Coordinator
1999 41 NFL Tennessee Titans Defensive Coordinator
2000 42 NFL Tennessee Titans Defensive Coordinator
2001 43 NFL Buffalo Bills Head Coach
2002 44 NFL Buffalo Bills Head Coach
2003 45 NFL Buffalo Bills Head Coach
2004 46 NFL Washington Redskins Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
2005 47 NFL Washington Redskins Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
2006 48 NFL Washington Redskins Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
2007 49 NFL Washington Redskins Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
2008 50 NFL Jacksonville Jaguars Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
2009 51 NFL New Orleans Saints Defensive Coordinator
2010 52 NFL New Orleans Saints Defensive Coordinator
2011 53 NFL New Orleans Saints Defensive Coordinator
2012 54 NFL St. Louis Rams Defensive Coordinator (Suspended indefinitely)
2013 55 NFL Tennessee Titans Senior Defensive Assistant

Challenges

Date Down ToGo Location Detail
2001-10-07 1 10 1-10 BUF 14 U Rob Johnson sacked by Mo Lewis for -5 yards. Rob Johnson fumbles (forced by Mo Lewis), recovered by John Abraham at BUF-7 and returned for 7 yards, touchdown.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-10-07 U Two Point Attempt: Jay Riemersma pass incomplete intended for DaShon Polk, conversion fails.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-10-28 1 10 1-10 SDG 12 U Doug Flutie sacked by Bryce Fisher for -11 yards.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-10-28 2 10 2-10 SDG 47 U Rob Johnson pass complete to Peerless Price for 46 yards (tackle by Ryan McNeil).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-11-04 CLT 30 O Hunter Smith kicks off 67 yards, returned by Nate Clements for 20 yards (tackle by Jermaine Hampton). Nate Clements fumbles (forced by Jermaine Hampton), recovered by Thomas Smith at BUF-26.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Hunter Smith kicks off 67 yards, returned by Nate Clements for 20 yards (tackle by Jermaine Hampton)
2001-11-25 1 10 1-10 BUF 22 U Jay Fiedler pass complete to Chris Chambers for 22 yards, touchdown.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-11-25 2 4 2-4 BUF 18 U Alex Van Pelt pass complete to Eric Moulds for 26 yards (tackle by Patrick Surtain). Eric Moulds fumbles (forced by Patrick Surtain), recovered by Arturo Freeman at MIA-48 (tackle by Shawn Bryson).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-12-02 4 1 4-1 BUF 49 U Travis Henry up the middle for no gain (tackle by John Engelberger).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001-12-09 4 11 4-11 BUF 50 O Todd Sauerbrun punts 48 yards.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Todd Sauerbrun punts 50 yards, touchback
2001-12-16 1 10 1-10 BUF 41 O Antowain Smith left tackle for 40 yards (tackle by Antoine Winfield).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Antowain Smith left tackle for 38 yards (tackle by Antoine Winfield)
2002-01-06 3 14 3-14 BUF 39 U Travis Brown pass incomplete intended for Larry Centers is intercepted by Scott Galyon at BUF-43.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2001Challenges: 11 Overturned: 3 Upheld: 8
Date Down ToGo Location Detail
2002-09-08 3 5 3-5 BUF 27 O Vinny Testaverde pass complete to Chad Morton for 26 yards.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Vinny Testaverde pass incomplete intended for Chad Morton
2002-09-15 2 7 2-7 MIN 39 U Daunte Culpepper pass complete to Randy Moss for 31 yards (tackle by London Fletcher).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2002-09-29 3 6 3-6 BUF 6 O Jim Miller pass complete to David Terrell for 6 yards, touchdown.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Jim Miller pass incomplete intended for David Terrell
2002-12-15 2 10 2-10 BUF 34 U Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Eric Moulds (defended by Ryan McNeil).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2002-12-22 1 10 1-10 GNB 29 O Brett Favre pass complete to Terry Glenn for 6 yards.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Brett Favre pass incomplete intended for Terry Glenn
2002-12-29 4 6 4-6 BUF 40 U Nick Harris punts 34 yards.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2002Challenges: 6 Overturned: 3 Upheld: 3
Date Down ToGo Location Detail
2003-09-28 3 8 3-8 PHI 8 U Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Dave Moore for 7 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau). Dave Moore fumbles (forced by Mark Simoneau), recovered by Dave Moore at PHI-1.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-10-12 1 10 1-10 BUF 45 O Drew Bledsoe sacked by Jason Ferguson for -11 yards. Drew Bledsoe fumbles (forced by Jason Ferguson), recovered by Matt Walters at BUF-34 and returned for 10 yards (tackle by Mike Williams).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned: Drew Bledsoe sacked by Jason Ferguson for -11 yards. Drew Bledsoe fumbles (forced by Jason Ferguson), recovered by Matt Walters at BUF-32 (tackle by Mike D. Williams)
2003-10-26 1 10 1-10 KAN 45 U Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Josh Reed for 10 yards (tackle by Mike Maslowski). Josh Reed fumbles (forced by Mike Maslowski), recovered by Dexter McCleon at KAN-35 and returned for 10 yards (tackle by Jonas Jennings).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-11-23 3 5 3-5 BUF 46 U Peyton Manning pass complete to Aaron Moorehead for 6 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy). Aaron Moorehead fumbles (forced by Lawyer Milloy), recovered by Rick DeMulling at BUF-40 and returned for 16 yards.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-12-07 4 6 4-6 NYJ 40 U Brian Moorman punts 31 yards.
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-12-14 1 10 1-10 BUF 34 U Billy Volek pass complete to Derrick Mason for 32 yards (tackle by Antoine Winfield).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003-12-27 2 5 2-5 NWE 22 U Travis Henry left end for 9 yards (tackle by Tyrone Poole and Eugene Wilson). Travis Henry fumbles (forced by Tyrone Poole), recovered by Matt Chatham at NWE-10 (tackle by Marcus Price).
BUF challenged the ruling, and the play was upheld.
2003Challenges: 7 Overturned: 1 Upheld: 6
TotalChallenges: 24 Overturned: 7 Upheld: 17

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
Jack Del Rio Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
Jeff Fisher Defensive Coordinator, Defensive Coordinator (Suspended indefinitely), Linebackers
Joe Gibbs Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
Mike Munchak Senior Defensive Assistant
Jack Pardee Linebackers, Special Teams, Defensive Quality Control
Sean Payton Defensive Coordinator