No Return to Glory

Mike Shanahan won two Super Bowls with the Denver Broncos. But past success is no guarantee. Five coaches who won at least two Super Bowls made coaching comebacks. Only two had winning records and only one — Bill Parcells — made it back to the Super Bowl (His Patriots lost to the Packers).


Coach
The championship years
The comeback
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Vince
Lombardi
89-29-4 (.754)
Packers, 1959-67
Super Bowls: 1966, 1967
7-5-2 (.583)
Redskins, 1969
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Tom
Flores
83-53 (.610)
Raiders, 1979-87
Super Bowls: 1980, 1983
14-34 (.292)
Seahawks, 1992-94
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Joe
Gibbs
124-60 (.674)
Redskins 1981-92
Super Bowls: 1982, 1987, 1991
NFC champions: 1983
30-34 (.469)
Redskins, 2004-07

Bill
Parcells
77-49-1 (.611)
Giants, 1983-90
Super Bowls: 1986, 1990
95-81 (.540)
Patriots, 1993-96
Jets, 1997-99
Cowboys 2003-2006
AFC champions: 1996
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George
Seifert
98-30 (.766)
49ers, 1989-1996
Super Bowls: 1989, 1994
16-32 (.333)
Panthers, 1999-2001

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