Paul Guenther (American football)

Paul Guenther (born November 22, 1971) is an American football coach who is the defensive coordinator of the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). He previously served as the defensive coordinator for the Cincinnati Bengals from 2014 to 2017. He was the head coach of Ursinus College from 1997 to 2000.[1]

Paul Guenther
Oakland Raiders
Position:Defensive coordinator
Personal information
Born: (1971-11-22) November 22, 1971 (age 48)
Richboro, Pennsylvania
Career information
High school:Newtown (PA) Council Rock
College:Ursinus College
Career history
As coach:
Coaching stats at PFR

Coaching careerEdit

Washington RedskinsEdit

Guenther was hired by the Washington Redskins as an assistant coach in 2002.

Cincinnati BengalsEdit

In 2005, Guenther was hired by the Cincinnati Bengals as an assistant coach. He served as a coach of other positions before being promoted to defensive coordinator on January 15, 2014 after Mike Zimmer left to become head coach of the Minnesota Vikings.[2]

Oakland RaidersEdit

In 2018, Guenther was hired by the Oakland Raiders as their defensive coordinator serving under head coach Jon Gruden.

Coaching treeEdit

NFL head coaches under whom Paul Guenther has served:


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