Kenneth Moore Whisenhunt is an American football coach and former tight end. He played college football at Georgia Tech and was drafted in the twelfth round of the 1985 NFL Draft by the Atlanta Falcons, with whom he played for four years. He subsequently played two more years with the Washington Redskins and another two with the New York Jets. Beginning his coaching career in 1995, he was head coach of the Arizona Cardinals from 2007 to 2012 and Tennessee Titans from 2014 to 2015. He led the Cardinals to their first Super Bowl appearance in franchise history during the 2008 season, as well as their first home playoff games in 60 years. However, following the retirement of Kurt Warner, Whisenhunt posted three straight non-winning seasons and was fired by the Cardinals. He was fired by the Titans after compiling a record of 3-20 through one and a half years. Overall, Whisenhunt posted a record of 48-71 as head coach, including a 4-31 record in his last 35 games as a head coach.
|Date of birth:||February 28, 1962|
|Place of birth:||Augusta, Georgia, U.S.|
|High school:||Augusta (GA) Richmond Co.|
|NFL Draft:||1985 / Round: 12/ Pick: 313|
|Regular season:||48–71 (.000)|
About Ken Whisenhunt
NFL coach who led the Arizona Cardinals to Super Bowl XLIII; took over as head coach of the Tennessee Titans in 2014 after one season as offensive coordinator for the San Diego Chargers.
Ken Whisenhunt Before Fame
He played college football at Georgia Tech and later had an NFL career for 3 different teams.
Achievement of Ken Whisenhunt
He served as offensive coordinator for the Pittsburgh Steelers as they captured Super Bowl XL in 2006.
Ken Whisenhunt Family Life
He raised a son and daughter with his wife Alice.
Associations of Ken Whisenhunt
Kurt Warner helped lead his Cardinals team to the Super Bowl in 2009, but they lost to Pittsburgh 27-23.
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