Jack Gotta

Jack Gotta
Born: November 14, 1929
Ironwood, MI
College: Oregon State
High School: Luther L. Wright (Ironwood, MI)
Deceased: June 29, 2013
Cochrane, AB
Coaching Career: 1970-1986
Playing statistics

Jack Gotta compiled a record of 98 wins and 87 losses and 5 ties in his coaching career with the Ottawa Rough Riders, Birmingham Americans, Calgary Stampeders and Saskatchewan Roughriders. He began coaching during the 1970 season and last coached during the 1986 campaign.

Coaching Record:

Regular Season Playoffs
Season League Team G W L T Pts Win% G W L Win%
1970CFLOttawa Rough Riders1441008.286
1971CFLOttawa Rough Riders1468012.429 101.000
1972CFLOttawa Rough Riders14113022.786 321.667
1973CFLOttawa Rough Riders1495018.643 2201.000
1974WFLBirmingham Americans20155.750 2201.000
1977CFLCalgary Stampeders1641208.250
1978CFLCalgary Stampeders1694321.656 211.500
1979CFLCalgary Stampeders16124024.750 211.500
1982CFLCalgary Stampeders1696119.594 101.000
1983CFLCalgary Stampeders1688016.500
1985CFLSaskatchewan Roughriders16511010.313
1986CFLSaskatchewan Roughriders18611113.361
Totals19098875171.529 1385.615


1972 - Annis Stukus Trophy (Coach of the Year)
1973 - Annis Stukus Trophy (Coach of the Year)
1978 - Annis Stukus Trophy (Coach of the Year)