Oct 6, 2012; Auburn, AL, USA; Auburn Tigers defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder speaks to players in the second half against the Arkansas Razorbacks at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Shanna Lockwood-USA TODAY Sports

Notre Dame Football: Brian VanGorder By The Numbers


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Reports have Notre Dame hiring Brian VanGorder as their defensive coordinator. In five years as a coach in the SEC, his teams allowed only 18.66 points per game. Here are his numbers as a Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator:

Defensive Coordinator

Auburn Tigers (2012): 28.3 points per game

Atlanta Falcons (2008-2011):

  • 2011 – 21.9 points per game
  • 2010 – 18.0 points per game
  • 2009 – 20.3 points per game
  • 2008 – 20.3 points per game

Georgia Bulldogs (2001-2004)

  • 2004: 16.5 points per game
  • 2003: 14.5 points per game
  • 2002: 15.1 points per game
  • 2001: 18.9 points per game

Western Illinois (2000)

Central Michigan (1998-1999)

Central Florida (1996-1997)

Head Coaching

  • Career Record: 19-25

Wayne State (1992-1994)

  • Overall Record: 16-17

Georgia State (2006)

  • Overall Record: 3-8

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