Vic Fangio is an American football coach who was the head coach of the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). He was born on August 22, 1958, in Dunmore, Pennsylvania. Fangio began his coaching career in the NFL in 1986 and has held positions with several teams including the New Orleans Saints, Indianapolis Colts, Houston Texans, San Francisco 49ers, and Chicago Bears.
He is known for his defensive coaching prowess, having been a defensive coordinator for many successful defenses. In 2019, he was named head coach of the Denver Broncos, where he continues to lead the team until 2021.
Vic Fangio grew up in Dunmore, Pennsylvania, and played football at Dunmore high school. He went on to play college football at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania where he earned a degree in education. After college, Fangio began his coaching career as an assistant at Dunmore High School before eventually moving on to the college level.
Before entering the NFL coaching ranks, he worked as an assistant at several colleges including Saint Francis University and the University of Pennsylvania. Throughout his career, Fangio has been known for his ability to develop and lead successful defenses, earning a reputation as one of the top defensive coaches in the league.
Vic Fangio’s coaching career in the NFL began in 1986 as a linebackers coach for the New Orleans Saints. He held positions with several other teams, including the Indianapolis Colts, Houston Texans, and San Francisco 49ers. In 2011, he was named the defensive coordinator for the San Francisco 49ers and helped lead the team to three consecutive NFC Championship games and a Super Bowl appearance.
In 2015, Fangio was hired as the defensive coordinator for the Chicago Bears and played a crucial role in transforming the team’s defense into one of the best in the league. Under his guidance, the Bears defense consistently ranked among the top units in the NFL and helped the team reach the playoffs in 2018.
In January 2019, Fangio was hired as head coach of the Denver Broncos, where he has continued to implement his successful defensive strategies. During his time as head coach, he has led the Broncos to a winning record and has been credited with turning around the team’s defense.
Throughout his career, Fangio has been recognized for his coaching ability and has been a sought-after assistant and coordinator. He is highly respected among players, coaches, and fans alike, and his impact on the NFL has been significant.
Vic Fangio married Anne Fangio. Together the couple has a daughter named Cassie.
|Victor Mick Fangio
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday
|August 22, 1958
|Dunmore, Pennsylvania, United States
|Physical Stats & More
|5 feet 10 inches
|Affairs & More
|Sexual Orientation (Gay or Lesbian)
|Educational & Qualification
|Saint Francis University
|Dunmore High School
|Source of Income, Net Worth & Car Collection