George Brancato’s Canadian Football Coaching History

Coaching Terms

Head Coach

  • Ottawa Rough Riders (Mar 1, 1974 – Nov 9, 1984)
  • East All-Stars (Jun 4, 1977 – Jun 4, 1977) (Interim)

Assistant Coach

  • Saskatchewan Roughriders – Defensive (1985)
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders – Special Teams Coordinator (1986)
  • Shreveport Pirates – Offensive backfield (1994)
George Brancato's Head Coaching Regular Season Record
Year Team – Division GP W L T PF PA
Total 176 82 90 4 3951 4049
1974 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 16 7 9 0 261 271
1975 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 16 10 5 1 394 280
1976 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 16 9 6 1 411 346
1977 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 16 8 8 0 368 344
1978 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 16 11 5 0 395 261
1979 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 16 8 6 2 349 315
1980 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 16 7 9 0 353 393
1981 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 16 5 11 0 306 446
1982 Ottawa Rough Riders – East Division 16 5 11 0 376 462
1983 Ottawa Rough Riders – East Division 16 8 8 0 384 424
1984 Ottawa Rough Riders – East Division 16 4 12 0 354 507
George Brancato's Head Coaching Playoff Record
Year Team – Division GP W L T PF PA
Total 15 7 8 0 268 320
1974 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 2 1 1 0 25 33
1975 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 1 0 1 0 10 20
1976 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 1 1 0 0 17 15
1977 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 2 1 1 0 39 37
1978 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 1 0 1 0 16 21
1979 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 2 1 1 0 35 43
1980 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 1 0 1 0 21 25
1981 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 2 2 0 0 37 29
1982 Ottawa Rough Riders – East Division 2 1 1 0 37 64
1983 Ottawa Rough Riders – East Division 1 0 1 0 31 33
George Brancato's Head Coaching Grey Cup Record
Year Team – Division GP W L T PF PA
Total 2 1 1 0 46 46
1976 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 1 1 0 0 23 20
1981 Ottawa Rough Riders – Eastern Conference 1 0 1 0 23 26