Who is the best coach not in the Hall of Fame?
1) Tom Flores – The first Hispanic-American coach won two Super Bowls with the Raiders. Also won Super Bowl rings as a player with the Chiefs and assistant coach with the Raiders. A .538 career winning percentage.
2) Jimmy Johnson – Won two Super Bowls with the Cowboys. Engineered greatest turnaround in NFL history — from 1-15 in 1989 to Super Bowl champs inside of four years. A .566 career winning percentage in 10 seasons.
3) George Seifert – Won two Super Bowls with the 49ers. Inherited a Super Bowl champion from Bill Walsh and then became only the second coach in history to win a Lombardi Trophy in his first year as a head coach. A .649 winning percentage in 11 seasons.
4) Dick Vermeil – Took two franchises (Philadelphia, St. Louis) to Super Bowls 19 years apart — Eagles in 1980 and Rams in 1999. Won a Lombardi Trophy with Rams. A .525 career winning percentage in 15 seasons.