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Encyclopedia > Romeo Crennel
Romeo Crennel
Date of birth June 18, 1947 (1947-06-18) (age 60)
Place of birth Flag of the United States Lynchburg, Virginia
Position(s) Head coach
College Western Kentucky
Career Highlights
Awards 2003 PFW Assistant COY
Career Record 10-22-0 (Regular season)
0-0-0 (Postseason)
10-22-0 (Overall)
Stats
Coaching Stats Pro Football Reference
Coaching Stats DatabaseFootball
Team(s) as a coach/administrator
1970-1974

1975-1977

1978-1979

1980

1981-1992


1993-1996

1997-1999

2000

2001-2004

2005-Present
Western Kentucky
(defensive line coach)
Texas Tech
(defensive assistant)
University of Mississippi
(defensive ends coach)
Georgia Tech
(defensive line coach)
New York Giants
(special teams and defensive line coach)
New England Patriots
(defensive line coach)
New York Jets
(defensive line coach)
Cleveland Browns
(defensive coordinator)
New England Patriots
(defensive coordinator)
Cleveland Browns
(head coach)

Romeo Crennel (born June 18, 1947 in Lynchburg, Virginia) has been the head coach of the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League since February 8, 2005. Before becoming the head coach of the Browns, Crennel won three Super Bowls in four seasons as the defensive coordinator of the New England Patriots. Crennel has participated in six Super Bowls and won five championships during his coaching career. Crennel earned a bachelor’s degree in physical education from Western Kentucky, and then a master’s degree while serving as a graduate assistant for the school in 1970. is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1947 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Lynchburg is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. ... In American football, each team has 11 players on the field at one time. ... The head coach in sports coaching is the coach who is in charge of the other coaches. ... This is a list of athletic conferences of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). ... Western Kentucky University (WKU) is a public university in Bowling Green, Kentucky. ... Western Kentucky University (WKU) is a public university in Bowling Green, Kentucky. ... Texas Tech University is a nationally recognized doctoral/research university located in Lubbock, Texas, established in 1923 originally as Texas Technological College. ... The University of Mississippi, also known as Ole Miss, is a public, coeducational research university located in Oxford, Mississippi. ... The Georgia Institute of Technology, commonly known as Georgia Tech, is a public, coeducational research university, part of the University System of Georgia, and located in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, with satellite campuses in Savannah, Georgia, Metz, France and Singapore. ... This article is about the current National Football League team. ... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Nautical Blue, New Century Silver, Red, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Bill Belichick (de facto) Mascot Pat Patriot League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960–69) Eastern Division (1960–69) National Football League (1970–present... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Gang Green, the Green and White Team colors Hunter green and white Head Coach Eric Mangini Owner Woody Johnson General manager Mike Tannenbaum League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960-1969) Eastern Division (1960-1969) National Football League (1970–present) American Football Conference... “Browns” redirects here. ... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Nautical Blue, New Century Silver, Red, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Bill Belichick (de facto) Mascot Pat Patriot League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960–69) Eastern Division (1960–69) National Football League (1970–present... “Browns” redirects here. ... is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1947 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lynchburg is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. ... The head coach in sports coaching is the coach who is in charge of the other coaches. ... “Browns” redirects here. ... NFL redirects here. ... is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Super Bowl is the championship game of the National Football League, the pinnacle of American football. ... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Nautical Blue, New Century Silver, Red, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Bill Belichick (de facto) Mascot Pat Patriot League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960–69) Eastern Division (1960–69) National Football League (1970–present... Year 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link shows full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Contents

Playing career

Crennel played baseball and football at Fort Knox (Ky.) High School and Central (Va.) High School before committing to college football at Western Kentucky. Although he was a four-year starter as a defensive lineman, he became an offensive lineman during his senior season at the request of the coaching staff. He was named the team MVP after the switch but was not drafted and never played in the NFL. During his career he wore size 67" 30" pants and he weighed 320 pounds. Western Kentucky University (WKU) is a public university in Bowling Green, Kentucky. ... In sports, a Most Valuable Player (MVP) award is an honor typically bestowed upon the best performing player or players on a specific team, in an entire league, or for a particular contest or series of contests. ...


Coaching career

College

After one season as a graduate assistant with Western Kentucky (1970), Crennel served as the defensive line coach for three seasons (1971-1974). He then became a defensive assistant for Bill Parcells at Texas Tech for three seasons (1975-1977). Crennel finished his collegiate career with two seasons as the defensive ends coach for Mississippi (1978-1979) and one season as the defensive line coach for Georgia Tech (1980). Duane Charles Bill Parcells (born August 22, 1941 in Englewood, New Jersey), nicknamed The Big Tuna, is a retired American football head coach, last coaching the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. ... Texas Tech University is a public, coeducational, doctoral/research university located in Lubbock, Texas (USA). ... The University of Mississippi, also known as Ole Miss, is a public, coeducational research university located in Oxford, Mississippi. ... The Georgia Institute of Technology, commonly known as Georgia Tech, is a public, coeducational research university, part of the University System of Georgia, and located in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, with satellite campuses in Savannah, Georgia, Metz, France and Singapore. ...


National Football League

Assistant Coach

After spending two seasons as an assistant with the New York Giants, Crennel became the special teams coach for seven seasons (1983-1989) and the defensive line coach for three seasons (1990-1992). In 1983, he was reunited with Parcells as the head coach. This article is about the current National Football League team. ...


Crennel followed Parcells out of New York, serving as the defensive line coach for the New England Patriots for four seasons (1993-1996) and for the New York Jets for three seasons (1997-1999) during the time that Parcells was the head coach in each franchise. City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Nautical Blue, New Century Silver, Red, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Bill Belichick (de facto) Mascot Pat Patriot League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960–69) Eastern Division (1960–69) National Football League (1970–present... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Gang Green, the Green and White Team colors Hunter green and white Head Coach Eric Mangini Owner Woody Johnson General manager Mike Tannenbaum League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960-1969) Eastern Division (1960-1969) National Football League (1970–present) American Football Conference...


Crennel was hired as the Cleveland Browns defensive coordinator for the 2000 season before filling the same role with the Patriots for four seasons (2001-2004). “Browns” redirects here. ...


Head Coach

Before beginning the 2003 playoffs with the Patriots, Crennel interviewed for head coaching positions with five teams in under 36 hours. He was not offered any jobs, however, and was passed up by the New York Giants, Buffalo Bills, Arizona Cardinals, Chicago Bears, and Atlanta Falcons.[1] This article is about the current National Football League team. ... City Orchard Park, New York Team colors Navy blue, light blue, Red, light Red, White, Royal, and Nickel Head Coach Dick Jauron Owner Ralph Wilson General manager Marv Levy Mascot Billy Buffalo League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960-1969) Eastern Division (1960-1969) National Football League (1970–present) American... City Glendale, Arizona Other nicknames The Cards, The Birds, Big Red, The Buzzsaw Team colors Cardinal Red, Black, and White Head Coach Ken Whisenhunt Owner Bill Bidwill General manager Rod Graves Mascot Big Red League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1920–present) Western Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952... City Chicago, Illinois Other nicknames Da Bears, The Monsters of the Midway Team colors Navy Blue and Orange Head Coach Barney Fartenhimer Owner Virginia Halas McCaskey Chairman Michael McCaskey General manager Jerry Angelo Fight song Bear Down, Chicago Bears Mascot Staley Da Bear League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919) National Football... City Atlanta, Georgia Team colors Black, Red, and White Head Coach Bobby Petrino Owner Arthur Blank General manager Rich McKay Mascot Freddie Falcon League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1966–present) Eastern Conference (1966) Western Conference (1967-69) Coastal Division (1967-1969) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West (1970...


Cleveland Browns

Crennel went 6-10 and 4-12 in his first two seasons with the Browns, finishing last in the AFC North and missing the playoffs each year.


He is also currently dating Lindsay Lohan.


Head Coaching Record

Team Year Regular Season Post Season
Won Lost Ties Win % Finish Won Lost Win % Result
CLE 2005 6 10 0 .375 4th in AFC North - - - -
CLE 2006 4 12 0 .250 4th in AFC North - - - -
Browns' Total 10 22 0 .313 - - -
Total 10 22 0 .313 - - -

“Browns” redirects here. ... The 2005 National Football League regular season began on Thursday, September 8, 2005 and ended on Sunday, January 1, 2006, New Years Day. ... The 2006 season of the National Football League (NFL) was the 87th one played by the major professional American football league in the United States. ...

Coaching Tree

NFL head coaches that Romeo Crennel has served under:

Assistant coaches under Romeo Crennel that became head coaches in the NFL:
Ray Perkins (born Starkville, Mississippi circa 1943 ) was an American football player and coach. ... This article is about the current National Football League team. ... Duane Charles Bill Parcells (born August 22, 1941 in Englewood, New Jersey), nicknamed The Big Tuna, is a retired American football head coach, last coaching the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. ... This article is about the current National Football League team. ... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Nautical Blue, New Century Silver, Red, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Bill Belichick (de facto) Mascot Pat Patriot League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960–69) Eastern Division (1960–69) National Football League (1970–present... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Gang Green, the Green and White Team colors Hunter green and white Head Coach Eric Mangini Owner Woody Johnson General manager Mike Tannenbaum League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960-1969) Eastern Division (1960-1969) National Football League (1970–present) American Football Conference... Ray Handley (born October 8, 1944) is a former American football player and coach who is best remembered for his stormy two seasons as head coach of the National Football Leagues New York Giants in the early 1990s. ... This article is about the current National Football League team. ... Chris Palmer is a former head coach of the Cleveland Browns and former offensive coordinator of the Houston Texans. ... “Browns” redirects here. ... William Stephen Belichick (born April 16, 1952 in Nashville, Tennessee) is the American football head coach for the New England Patriots of the National Football League. ... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Nautical Blue, New Century Silver, Red, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Bill Belichick (de facto) Mascot Pat Patriot League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960–69) Eastern Division (1960–69) National Football League (1970–present...

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References

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External links

  • Cleveland Browns head coach Romeo Crennel
Preceded by
Terry Robiskie
Cleveland Browns Head Coaches
2005-
Succeeded by
current

BrownCollierSkorichGreggModzelewskiRutiglianoSchottenheimerCarsonShofnerBelichickPalmerDavisRobiskieCrennel Terry Robiskie (born November 12, 1954 in New Orleans, LA) is the current wide receivers coach for the Cleveland Browns. ... “Browns” redirects here. ... “Browns” redirects here. ... Paul Eugene Brown (September 7, 1908 - August 5, 1991) was an athletics coach of American football and a major figure in the development of the National Football League. ... Blanton Long Collier (born July 2, 1906, Millersburg, Kentucky; died March 22, 1983, Houston, Texas) was an American football coach who led the University of Kentucky (1954-1961) and Cleveland Browns (1963-1970). ... Nicholas Leonard Skorich (born June 26, 1921 in Bellaire, Ohio; died October 2, 2004) was an American football player and coach. ... Alvis Forrest Gregg (born October 18, 1933, in Birthright, Texas) is a former American Football player and coach. ... Dick Modzelewski (born February 16, 1931) is a former football player and coach who played professionally for four teams and later served as interim head coach of the Cleveland Browns in the final game of the 1977 NFL season. ... Sam Rutigliano (b. ... Martin Edward Schottenheimer (born September 23, 1943 in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania) is an American football coach. ... Leon H. Bud Carson (born April 28, 1931 in Brackenridge, Pennsylvania; died December 7, 2005 in Sarasota, Florida) was an American football coach best-known for his role on the Pittsburgh Steelers championship teams of the 1970s. ... Jim Shofner (born December 18, 1935) is a former football player and coach who played and worked at both the collegiate and professional levels. ... William Stephen Belichick (born April 16, 1952 in Nashville, Tennessee) is the American football head coach for the New England Patriots of the National Football League. ... Chris Palmer is a former head coach of the Cleveland Browns and former offensive coordinator of the Houston Texans. ... Paul Hilton Butch Davis, Jr. ... Terry Robiskie (born November 12, 1954 in New Orleans, LA) is the current wide receivers coach for the Cleveland Browns. ...

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Romeo Crennel - Official New England Patriots Biography (1310 words)
Romeo Crennel is a native of Lynchburg, Va. He was a high school standout at both Fort Knox (Ky.) High and Central High (Amherst, Va.).
Crennel, who was the defensive line coach for the Patriots from 1993 to 1996, returned to the Patriots sidelines in 2001 after three seasons with the New York Jets (1997-99) and a season as the defensive coordinator with the Cleveland Browns (2000).
Crennel was a four-year starter (1966-69) as a defensive lineman at Western Kentucky.
Romeo Crennel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (351 words)
Romeo Crennel was an American football player and is currently the head coach of the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League.
A 25-year veteran of the NFL, Crennel was previously the defensive coordinator of the New England Patriots (2001-04), where he helped the team win three Super Bowl championships in four seasons.
Crennel played as both a defensive and an offensive lineman for the Hilltoppers in the late 1960s; he also captained the squad his last year on the team.
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