Redskins Coaching Debuts Since 1981

Friday, September 5, 2008

L Joe Gibbs

1981

26-10, Dallas

Begins his first stint by losing opening five games.

W Richie Petitbon

1993:35-16, Dallas

One of only four victories in lone season.

L Norv Turner

1994:28-7, Seahawks

With John Friesz at QB, loss begins 3-13 season.

L Terry Robiskie

2000:32-13, Dallas

Takes over for Turner for last three games.

L Marty Schottenheimer

2001:30-3, Chargers

Blowout loss is one of five to start the year.

W Steve Spurrier

2002:31-23, Cardinals

Spurrier equals most points of year in opener.

W Joe Gibbs

2004:16-10, Bucs

Second stint starts with a win in Clinton Portis's Redskins debut.

L JIM ZORN

2008: Giants, 16-7

West Coast offense gets off to slow start.

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