48 80 w l 1 1 w l in playoffs 0 sb won texans panthers steelers. Dom capers a senior defensive assistant with the vikings coached the texans from 2002 05.
Dom capers named worst coach in texans history.
Dom capers texans. He is the only individual to serve two different nfl expansion teams as their inaugural head coach. They hired dom capers as their first coach because he had experience starting an expansion team with carolina. Ernest dominic capers is an american football coach working as a defensive assistant for the minnesota vikings of the national football league.
The houston texans have only been around since 2002 and had three full time coaches total. Capers served as the head coach for the national football league nfl s carolina panthers from 1995 to 1998 and for the houston texans from 2002 to 2005 during both teams first years in the league. 1 early years 2 coaching career 2 1 college.
Founded by the mcnair family the texans were first led by dom capers between 2002 2005 then by gary kubiak from 2006 2013 wade phillips briefly served as interim head coach in 2013 but we ll. The texans play in the south division of the american football conference afc in the national football league nfl. Capers was selected in part.
In 2006 the mcnairs were warned about the potential problems of having a first time. While o brien is the current general manager and head coach for houston kubiak and capers are the only other men to have also been head coach of the texans. Capers has also served as an assistant coach most promi.
Ernest dominic dom capers born august 7 1950 is an american football coach the current defensive coordinator of the green bay packers and the only man to serve two different national football league expansion teams as their inaugural head coach. 1992 2017 born oh 1950. In 2002 the texans entered the nfl as an expansion team with dom capers 2002 05 as the team s first head coach.
Houston jacksonville jaguars defensive coordinator dom capers has agreed in principle to a five year contract to become the first coach of the expansion houston texans. So in the blame game of musical chairs someone had to. Kubiak is now minnesota s offensive.
Gary kubiak who coached houston from 2006 13 will also be in on the sidelines for the vikings.