Bob Sanders (American football coach)

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Bob Sanders
Current position
Title Linebackers coach
Team Oakland Raiders
Personal information
Date of birth (1953-12-05) December 5, 1953 (age 60)
Place of birth Jacksonville, North Carolina
Career information
Position(s) Defensive Line Coach
College Davidson College
Team(s) as a coach/administrator
1978

1980-1982

1983-1984

1985-1988

1989


1990

1991-1993


1994-1997


1998


1999


2000

2001-2004

2005

2006-2008

2009

2010-2011

2012

2013-
Georgia Tech
(Part-time Coach)
East Carolina
(Defensive Line/Linebackers)
Richmond
(Linebackers)
Duke
(Outside Linebackers/Defensive Ends)
Duke
(Co-Defensive Coordinator/Outside Linebackers)
Florida
(Defensive Ends)
Florida
(Ass. Defensive Co-Coordinator/ Banditbacks/Gatorbacks)
Florida
(Ass. Defensive Coordinator/Defensive Ends)
Florida
(Ass. Defensive Coordinator/Defensive Ends/Strong-side Linebackers)
Florida
(Ass. Head Coach/Defensive Ends/Strong-Side Linebackers)
Florida
(Ass. Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers)
Miami Dolphins
(Linebackers)
Green Bay Packers
(Defensive Ends)
Green Bay Packers
(Defensive Coordinator)
Buffalo Bills
(Defensive Line)
Buffalo Bills
(Outside Linebackers)
Buffalo Bills
(Linebackers)
Oakland Raiders
(Linebackers)

Bob Sanders is an American football coach, and currently the linebackers coach for the Oakland Raiders. He previously coached for Buffalo Bills from 2009-2012 after coaching for four years with the Green Bay Packers, four years with the Miami Dolphins, and after 11 years with the Florida Gators. He was let go by the Green Bay Packers following the 2008 season.[1]

Sanders was hired on January 29, 2009 by the Buffalo Bills as defensive line coach.[2] He was dismissed, along with the entire Bills coaching staff on December 31, 2012.[3] Sanders worked under Steve Spurrier for 11 years at Florida. He also worked under veteran defensive coordinator Jim Bates for 5 years, from 2001-2004 at Miami coaching linebackers, and in 2005, as defensive ends coach in Green Bay.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Green Bay Packers Fire Six Coaches ESPN.com, January 5, 2009
  2. ^ Bills Hire Sanders for D-line Buffalonews.com, January 29, 2009
  3. ^ Gaughan, Mark (31 December 2012). "Bills make it official: Gailey is fired". The Buffalo News. Retrieved 31 December 2012. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Jim Bates
Green Bay Packers Defensive Coordinators
2006-2008
Succeeded by
Dom Capers