The Washington Redskins have been in a state of turmoil for years.
But in 2017, that hasn’t stopped Shanahan from putting the franchise in a position to make a quick run for the playoffs.
Here are five things to know about Mike Shanahan’s reign as head coach.1.
He was hired by Mike Brown, who left the Redskins after the 2014 season.2.
He’s the first coach in the NFL to win two straight NFC East titles.3.
He went 8-4 in 2016 before going 1-5 in 2017.4.
He won back-to-back NFC East championships in 2016 and 2017.5.
His record against the NFC East in 2017 was a combined 4-1.
It was the worst mark against the division since 2012.
He’s been the only coach to win a Super Bowl with two different teams.
He made the NFC Championship Game in his first season with the Redskins in 2016.
And in 2018, he was able to win his first division title with the New Orleans Saints.
Shanahan is one of only three coaches in NFL history to have two NFC Championship Games and both were in his debut season.
He also has won two division titles with the Seahawks and Cardinals.
In Shanahan’s first season, he went 10-3, and the team went 12-5.
He improved to 9-3 in his second season.
But after a 6-10 finish in his third season, the team lost the NFC North to the 49ers.
And after a 9-7 start in his fourth season, Shanahan’s Redskins lost the division title to the Cowboys.
They also lost in the Super Bowl.
But the Redskins went 8 and 9 in Shanahan’s final season, and he’s only the third coach in NFL annals to win the division championship in each of his first three seasons.
The Redskins finished 8-8 in his last season as head man.
The team went 11-5 and had a Super Sunday win over the Broncos in the NFC title game.
He is now 4-4 as head football coach, and has a 1-3 record in the playoffs as a head coach in his five seasons.
In the playoffs, the Redskins lost to the Eagles in Super Bowl LI and lost to Green Bay in the Wild Card round.
And Shanahan has lost two of his last three postseason games.
He lost the game to the Seahawks in the divisional round in 2017 and lost in Super Week to the Broncos.
He has lost the last two playoff games to the Steelers and Patriots.
The playoffs are important for Shanahan.
It’s important to have a strong start to the season.
And the Redskins have had a few poor starts.
But they’ve been consistent.
The Redskins have won four playoff games in a row and are 11-4 during that stretch.
But Shanahan’s teams have won the last six games in which they have not made the playoffs or went to the Superbowl.