|Position:||Running backs coach|
|Born:||August 24, 1961|
Los Angeles, California
|High school:||Susan Miller Dorsey|
(Los Angeles, California)
|Career highlights and awards
Kirby Keyes Wilson (born August 24, 1961) is an American football coach who served as the running backs coach for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). He also previously coached the Cleveland Browns, Minnesota Vikings, Pittsburgh Steelers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington Redskins and New England Patriots.
Wilson prepped at Dorsey High School in Los Angeles.
He obtained a bachelor of arts degree from Eastern Illinois University in 1989.
Canadian Football LeagueEdit
New England PatriotsEdit
In 1997, Wilson was hired by the New England Patriots as their running backs coach.
Wilson was then hired by the Washington Redskins in 2000 and served in the same position as he did with the Patriots.
Tampa Bay BuccaneersEdit
In 2002, Wilson was hired by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as their running backs coach.
Wilson was hired by the Arizona Cardinals as their running backs coach in 2004.
In 2014, Wilson was hired by the Minnesota Vikings as their running backs coach.
In 2016, Kirby Wilson was hired by the Cleveland Browns as their running backs coach.
Return to ArizonaEdit
On February 14, 2018, Wilson returned to the Arizona Cardinals after they hired him as their running backs coach.
On February 15, 2019 Wilson was hired by the Raiders.
NFL head coaches under whom Kirby Wilson has served:
- Pete Carroll, New England Patriots (1997–1999)
- Norv Turner, Washington Redskins (2000)
- Terry Robiskie, Washington Redskins (2000) Interim
- Jon Gruden, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2002–2003)
- Dennis Green, Arizona Cardinals (2004–2006)
- Mike Tomlin, Pittsburgh Steelers (2007–2013)
- Mike Zimmer, Minnesota Vikings (2014–2015)
- Hue Jackson, Cleveland Browns (2016–2017)
- Steve Wilks, Arizona Cardinals (2018)
- ↑ https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/iowa-state/1995.html
- ↑ https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/iowa-state/1996.html
- Tomlin's coaching staff is complete, Gerry Dulac, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, January 30, 2007