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The Best Kansas City Chiefs Coaches of All Time

Updated February 14, 2020 2.5k votes 587 voters 17.1k views13 items

There have been many Kansas City Chiefs coaches since the team got its start, but who is truly the best Kansas City Chiefs coach of all time? Help us answer that question by upvoting your personal favorite KC Chiefs coaches, and downvoting any that you believe brought the team down.

Andy Reid is the winningest football coach in Chiefs history, coaching the team to its first Super Bowl win in 50 years with a victory in Super Bowl LIV in 2020. Marty Schottenheimer is the next-winningest coach in Chiefs franchise history, with a 101-58 regular season record. Despite their NFL dominance in the early '90s, the team never won a championship under coach Marty.

Besides Reid, the only other former coach to win a Super Bowl with the Chiefs is the legendary Hank Stram, the very first coach of the Chiefs. During his time with Kansas City, Stram captured 2 AFL Championships pre-merger, and eventually a Super Bowl Championship at Super Bowl IV. 

Who is the greatest Kansas City Chiefs coach of all time? Let us know by upvoting for your favorite head coaches below that you believe really made an impact on the franchise.

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    Andy Reid

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    Andrew Walter Reid (born March 19, 1958) is an American football head coach of the Kansas City...  more

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    Martin Edward Schottenheimer (; born September 23, 1943) is a former professional American...  more
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    Dick Vermeil

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    Richard Albert Vermeil (; born October 30, 1936) is an American former football head coach for...  more
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    Hank Stram

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    Henry Louis "Hank" Stram (; January 3, 1923 – July 4, 2005) was an American football coach. ...  more
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    Marv Levy

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    Frank Gansz

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    Frank Gansz (November 22, 1938 – April 27, 2009) was an American football coach whose career...  more
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    Paul David Wiggin (born November 18, 1934) is a former American football player and coach who...  more
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    Tom Bettis

    Age: 87
    Thomas William Bettis (March 17, 1933 – February 28, 2015) was an All-American football...  more
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    John Mackovic (born October 1, 1943) is an American football coach and former player. He is...  more
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    Gunther Cunningham (June 19, 1946 – May 11, 2019) was an American football head coach. He...  more
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    Herman Edwards Jr. (born April 27, 1954) is an American football coach and former player who...  more

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    Todd Haley

    Age: 53
    Todd Haley (born February 28, 1967) is an American football coach. From 1997 to 2006, he had...  more
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    Romeo Crennel (born June 18, 1947) is an American football coach who is the defensive...  more