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Tony Dungy

Biography

Won Super Dish XLI as mind coach from the Indianapolis Colts and Super Dish XIII being a defensive back again for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was mind coach from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 1996 to 2001 and mind coach from the Indianapolis Colts from 2002 to 2008. After his period using the Colts, he became a sports activities commentator on NBC. He performed quarterback on the School of Minnesota. He was the initial African-American mind coach to earn a Super Dish. Wedded Lauren Harris in 1982, as well as the few had seven kids, five sons and two daughters. He coached the fantastic Peyton Manning over the Colts.

Quick Facts


Full Name Tony Dungy
Salary $5 million per year
Date Of Birth October 6, 1955
Place Of Birth Jackson, MI
Height 1.83 m
Weight 85 kg
Profession Football Coach
Education University of Minnesota
Nationality American
Spouse Lauren Harris
Children James Dungy, Eric Dungy, Jade Dungy, Tiara Dungy, Jordan Dungy, Jason Dungy, Justin Dungy
Parents Cleomae Dungy, Wilbur Dungy
Siblings Lauren Dungy-Poythress, Linden Dungy, Sherrilyn Sims
Awards Best Coach/Manager ESPY Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Children's
Nominations Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
TV Shows NBC Sunday Night Football, Football Night in America, Thursday Night Football
Star Sign Libra

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#Fact
1Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2016 as a coach.
2Release of his book, "Uncommon: Finding Your Path to Significance" by Tony with Nathan Whitaker. [2009]
3Became the first African-American coach to win the Super Bowl. [February 2007]
4Tony Dungy was featured in a taped sequence for Dancing with the Stars (2005) in which he gave his enthusiastic support for INDY race car driver Helio Castroneves. [November 2007]
5Release of his book, "You Can Do It!". [2008]
6Head coach for the Indianapolis Colts NFL football team. [2005]
7Release of his book, "The Mentor Leader". [August 2010]
8Promoting his book, "Quiet Strength: A Memoir", which he wrote with Nathan Whitaker. [July 2007]
9He and his wife, Lauren, have six children: daughters Tiara and Jade, and sons James (deceased), Eric, Jordan, and Justin.
10Won the Super Bowl twice as a player and head coach.
11Oldest son James died on December 22, 2005.
12Coach for the NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1996-2001) and Indianapolis Colts (2002-Present).
13Defensive Back for Pittsburgh Steelers (1977-1978) and San Francisco 49ers (1979).


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Faith, Family and Football with Tony Dungy2013TV MovieSports commentator
NFL Head Coach2006Video GameCoach

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Super Bowl LI2017TV SpecialHimself
Mike & Mike2010-2017TV SeriesHimself - NBC Football Analyst / Himself - Telephone Interviewee / Himself - Pro Football Hall of Famer / ...
A Football Life2013-2016TV SeriesHimself
Pro Football Talk Live2016TV SeriesHimself
Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest, It's Neil's Mom
Inside Edition2013TV Series documentaryHimself
Taming the Bull: The John Bramlett Story2013DocumentaryHimself
The Road to Canton: Warren Sapp - Relentless2013TV Movie documentaryHimself
NFL Characters Unite2012Documentary
Piers Morgan Tonight2011TV SeriesHimself
Third and Long: The History of African Americans in Pro Football 1946-19892011DocumentaryHimself
Hannity2010TV SeriesHimself
Pardon the Interruption2010TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2009TV Series documentaryHimself - Coach (segment "Michael Vick")
Tavis Smiley2009TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2007-2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The Greatest Game Ever Played2008TV MovieHimself - Colts Coach 2006
NFL Monday Night Football1978-2008TV SeriesHimself - Indianapolis Colts Head Coach / Himself - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / Himself - Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator / ...
NBC Sunday Night Football2006-2008TV SeriesHimself - Indianapolis Colts Head Coach
NFL Thursday Night Football2007TV SeriesHimself - Indianapolis Colts Head Coach
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself
The Dan Patrick Show2007TV SeriesHimself
NFL Films Presents2006-2007TV Series documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2007TV SeriesHimself
Super Bowl XLI2007TV SpecialHimself - Indianapolis Head Coach
CBS Cares2007TV SeriesHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
Football Night in America2006TV SeriesHimself
ESPN's Sunday Night Football1988-2005TV SeriesHimself - Indianapolis Colts Head Coach / Himself - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / Himself - Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator / ...
ESPN SportsCentury2002-2004TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2004TV Series documentaryHimself
NFL on FOX1994-2003TV SeriesHimself - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / Himself - Indianapolis Colts Head Coach / Himself - Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator / ...
TNT Sunday Night Football1992-1997TV SeriesHimself - Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator / Himself - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / Himself - Minnesota Vikings defensive Coordinator
The NFL on NBC1977-1996TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Coordinator / Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Backs Coach / Himself - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / ...
1984 AFC Championship Game1985TV SpecialHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Coordinator
The NFL on CBS1983TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Backs Coach
Super Bowl XIII1979TV MovieHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Back

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2016TV SeriesHimself - Pro Football Hall of Famer
A Football Life2011TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2007-2008TV SeriesHimself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2010EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst


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