Head Coaching Matchup: Jack Del Rio and Todd Bowles


*Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio and Jets Head Coach Todd Bowles

Let's take a look at the head coaching matchup between Jack Del Rio and Todd Bowles heading into this week's game between the Raiders and the Jets, presented by Hawaiian Airlines.

Oakland Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio

Hometown:Hayward, Calif.

Head Coaching Record:74-75

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 Jaguars 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 was a standout catcher at the University of Southern California and was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in 1981.

New York Jets Head Coach Todd Bowles

Hometown:Elizabeth, N.J.

Head Coaching Record:12-6

Coaching Background:

1995-96 Green Bay Packers Scouting Assistant
1997 Morehouse College Def. Coord./Secondary
1998-99 Grambling Def.Coord./Def. Backs
2001-03 Cleveland Browns Defensive Nickel Package
2004 Cleveland Browns Secondary
2005-07 Dallas Cowboys Defensive Backs
2008-11 Miami Dolphins Assistant Head Coach/Secondary
2011 Miami Dolphins Interim Head Coach
2012 Philadelphia Eagles Secondary; Interim Defensive Coordinator
2013-14 Arizona Cardinals Defensive Coordinator
2015 New York Jets Head Coach

Fun Fact:Bowles (safety) and Raiders offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave (quarterback) were teammates with the San Francisco 49ers in 1991.


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