Head Coaching Matchup: Jack Del Rio and Mike Tomlin

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Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio and Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin

Oakland Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio

Hometown:Hayward, Calif.

Head Coaching Record:75-75

Coaching Background:

1997 New Orleans Saints Assistant Strength Coach
1998 New Orleans Saints Linebackers
1999-2001 Baltimore Ravens Linebackers
2002 Carolina Panthers Defensive Coordinator
2003-11 Jacksonville Jaguards Head Coach
2012-14 Denver Broncos Defensive Coordinator
2013 (Wks. 10-13) Denver Broncos Interim Head Coach
2015 Oakland Raiders Head Coach

Fun Fact:Head Coach Del Rio played 11 seasons as an NFL linebacker, totaling 1,078 tackles, 12 sacks and 13 interceptions for his career.

Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin

Hometown:Hampton, Va.

Head Coaching Record:86-50

Coaching Background:

1995 Virginia Military Institute Wide Receivers
1996 University of Memphis Graduate Assistant
1997 Arkansas State University Wide Receivers
1998 Arkansas State University Defensive Backs
1999-2000 University of Cincinnati Defensive Backs
2001-05 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Defensive Backs
2006 Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator
2007-15 Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach

Fun Fact:Head Coach Tomlin was the youngest head coach in NFL history to both coach in and win a Super Bowl when he led the Steelers to a 27-23 victory over the Arizona Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII (36 years, 323 days).

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