Follow all your favorite athletes on the new FANBASE.  Click here to check it out.
Are you a fan?
Add to Favorites


AddArticles
AddDiscussions
AddVideos




Overview

Rich Kotite

Date of birth
Oct 13, 1942

Ht: 6'3" Wt: 233 lbs.

Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY

Hometown
Brooklyn, NY

College
Wagner College

High school
Poly Prep Country Day

Summary
Richard Edward Kotite (born October 13, 1942 in Brooklyn, New York) is a former National Football League player and coach...
View Wikipedia page

Coaching career
New York JetsHead Coach, Offensive Coordinator, Wide Receivers Coach

Philadelphia EaglesHead Coach, Offensive Coordinator

Cleveland BrownsWide Receivers Coach, Tight Ends Coach

New Orleans SaintsAssistant Coach

Playing career
1965 AP Little All-America second team selection

Trivia
  • Was a sparring partner for Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali) while attending the University of Miami.

Recent activity

Add content:
|
|
|
|
Article
Updated athletic career information for Rich Kotite
Added Rich Kotite to the 1973 Chattanooga Mocs Football team roster.
  • Set role to Assistant Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1974 Chattanooga Mocs Football team roster.
  • Set role to Assistant Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1975 Chattanooga Mocs Football team roster.
  • Set role to Assistant Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1976 Chattanooga Mocs Football team roster.
  • Set role to Assistant Coach.
View more
by maddog48 Jun 10, 2012
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Best Eagles Games Against New York Jets: A Fan's View (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
The Philadelphia Eagles take on the New York Jets on Sunday, December 18. In what may come as a surprise to a lot of fans, the Eagles have never lost to the Jets. They hold an 8-0 record in the all-time series. As an Eagles fan, I would love for that trend to...
Yahoo! Sports, Dec 15, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Eagles have a lot of catching up to do (The Canadian Press)
PHILADELPHIA - All the pre-season hype about the Philadelphia Eagles' potential is gone. They're just trying to salvage the season at this point.
Yahoo! Sports, Nov 09, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Eagles have a lot of catching up to do in 2nd half (AP)
All the preseason hype about the Philadelphia Eagles' potential is gone. They're just trying to salvage the season at this point. What was supposed to be a dream season is turning into a nightmare. The Eagles fell to 3-5 with a 30-24 loss to the Chicago Bears...
Yahoo! Sports, Nov 09, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
At 3-5, hyped Eagles will have uphill battle to make postseason
The Eagles had Super Bowl aspirations, but now find themselves in jeopardy of missing the playoffs after falling to 3-5.
NFL.com, Nov 09, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Namath keeps insulting Rex Ryan, makes fat joke this time (Yahoo! Sports)
Rex Ryan walks into a Foot Locker wearing a Joe Namath jersey. Namath, during a weekly radio appearance on The Michael Kay Show, hears about the homage via Rex's mall attire and was asked about it. His response was less … Continue reading →
Yahoo! Sports, Nov 02, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
The Five Worst Moments of Philadelphia Eagles Football (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Being a fan of the Philadelphia Eagles takes a lot patience. And resilience. And prayer. In recent years, the Andy Reid-coached Eagles have been one of the more successful teams in the NFL. But the Eagles have a long and colorful history, that includes a cast...
Yahoo! Sports, Oct 28, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Rich Kotite
Rich Kotite
by thesemers Sep 11, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
History of the Philadelphia Eagles (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Philadelphia has long been proud of their Eagles. Despite never winning a Super Bowl, the Eagles have a loyal fan base and a season ticket waiting list that is thousands long. They are one of the oldest NFL franchises and remain one of the most important...
Yahoo! Sports, Aug 03, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Fan take: Five worst draft picks in Eagles history (Associated Content)
Every April, Philadelphia Eagles fans like me get ready to see who the team will take in the NFL Draft. Sadly, the vast majority of high draft picks have failed to pan out for the Philadelphia Eagles over the years. There have been some exceptions, but the...
Yahoo! Sports, Mar 31, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Taylor: Here's why the Rooney Rule is doing what it's supposed to do
Dallas Morning News, Jan 09, 2011
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Updated the main image for Rich Kotite
kotite_rich.JPG
Changed the main image to: kotite_rich.JPG
by CoachOP Dec 05, 2010
  |  Comment
  |  Like
The NFL's worst head coaches of all time (Associated Content)
Brad Childress has come under fire recently for many things. Viking's fans are questioning how he treats players, his play calling, and his his personnel decisions. Over the past few weeks, I've heard people say Chldress is the worst coach in the NFL....
Yahoo! Sports, Nov 10, 2010
  |  Comment
  |  Like
History of the Philadelphia Eagles (Associated Content)
Philadelphia has long been proud of their Eagles. Despite never winning a Super Bowl, the Eagles have a loyal fan base and a season ticket waiting list that is thousands long. They are one of the oldest NFL franchises and remain one of the most important...
Yahoo! Sports, Nov 01, 2010
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Updated athletic career information for Rich Kotite
Added Rich Kotite to the 1965 Wagner Seahawks Football team roster.
  • Set role to Tight End.
Edited the career summary for Rich Kotite.
by garyw Jun 27, 2010
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Updated personal notes for Rich Kotite
Edited the personal notes for Rich Kotite.
  • Added trivia: "Was a sparring partner for Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali) while attending the University of Miami."
by maddog48 Dec 29, 2009
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Updated athletic career information for Rich Kotite
Added Rich Kotite to the 1979 Cleveland Browns team roster.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
  • Set role to Tight Ends Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1980 Cleveland Browns team roster.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
  • Set role to Tight Ends Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1981 Cleveland Browns team roster.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
  • Set role to Tight Ends Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1982 Cleveland Browns team roster.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
  • Set role to Tight Ends Coach.
View more
by maddog48 Dec 29, 2009
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Updated athletic career information for Rich Kotite
Added Rich Kotite to the 1978 Cleveland Browns team roster.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
  • Set role to Tight Ends Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1977 New Orleans Saints team roster.
  • Set role to Assistant Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1985 New York Jets team roster.
  • Set role to Offensive Coordinator.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1986 New York Jets team roster.
  • Set role to Offensive Coordinator.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1987 New York Jets team roster.
  • Set role to Offensive Coordinator.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1988 New York Jets team roster.
  • Set role to Offensive Coordinator.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
View more
by maddog48 Dec 29, 2009
  |  Comment
  |  Like
Updated athletic career information for Rich Kotite
Added Rich Kotite to the 1983 New York Jets team roster.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1984 New York Jets team roster.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1989 New York Jets team roster.
  • Set role to Offensive Coordinator.
  • Set role to Wide Receivers Coach.
Added Rich Kotite to the 1990 Philadelphia Eagles team roster.
  • Set role to Offensive Coordinator.
View more
by maddog48 Dec 29, 2009
  |  Comment
  |  Like

Page Sponsors

Player badge

Support Rich Kotite by showing this badge on your website. Click the badge to get the HTML.