How coaches hired from college since 2000 have fared in the NFL Pete Carroll, 2010, Seahawks : 14-18, one playoff berth in two seasons. Butch Davis, 2001, Browns : 24-34, one playoff berth in four seasons. Dennis Erickson, 2003, 49ers : 9-23, no playoff berths in two seasons. Jim Harbaugh, 49ers, 2011 : 13-3, playoff berth in only season. Lane Kiffin (college assistant), 2007, Raiders : 5-15, no playoff berth in one-plus seasons. Bobby Petrino, 2007, Falcons : 3-10, no playoff berth in less than one season. Nick Saban, 2005, Dolphins : 15-17, no playoff berths in two seasons. Steve Spurrier, 2002, Redskins : 12-20, no playoff berths in two seasons.