Wulff in 2009
San Francisco 49ers
|Senior offensive assistant|
|Date of birth:February 25, 1967|
|Place of birth: Woodland, California|
|High school: Davis (CA)|
|College: Washington State|
|Undrafted in 1990|
|Debuted in 1991 for the Raleigh–Durham Skyhawks|
|Last played in 1992 for the New York/New Jersey Knights|
|Coaching debut in 1993 for the Eastern Washington Eagles|
Paul Louis Wulff (born February 25, 1967) is an American football assistant coach with the NFL's San Francisco 49ers. From December 2007 to November 2011, Wulff was the head coach at Washington State in Pullman, Washington. He was formerly the head football coach at Eastern Washington in Cheney from 2000 to 2007.
Wulff is notable for having the lowest winning percentage (.184) of all Washington State head football coaches.
Early life and college career
Wulff graduated from Davis Senior High School in Davis, California in 1985. He redshirted his first year at Washington State before starting four games at guard as a redshirt freshman in 1986. He played on the offensive line from 1986 to 1989 under three different head coaches: Jim Walden, Dennis Erickson, and Mike Price.
After compiling a 9-40 record during his tenure at Washington State, during which the team never had a winning season, Wulff was fired on November 29, 2011.
Head coaching record
|Eastern Washington Eagles (Big Sky Conference) (2000–2007)|
|2004||Eastern Washington||9–4||6–1||T–1st||L Div. I-AA Quarterfinals|
|2005||Eastern Washington||7–5||5–2||T–1st||L Div. I-AA 1st round|
|2007||Eastern Washington||9–4||5–2||2nd||L Div. I FCS Quarterfinals|
|Washington State Cougars (Pac-10/Pac-12 Conference) (2008–2011)|
|2011||Washington State||4–8||2–7||6th (North)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|
|†Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game. #Rankings from final Coaches' Poll.|
- "2010 Washington State Football Media Guide". Washington State University. p. 142. Retrieved 2011-09-09.
- "Washington State fires football coach Paul Wulff" (Press release). Rivals.com. November 29, 2011.