Tony Dungy is a #1 New York Times bestselling author whose books include Quiet Strength, Uncommon,The Mentor Leader and Uncommon Marriage. He led the Indianapolis Colts to Super Bowl victory on February 4, 2007, the first such win for an African American head coach. Dungy established another NFL first by becoming the first head coach to lead his teams to the playoffs for ten consecutive years.
Dungy joined the Colts in 2002 after serving as the most successful head coach in Tampa Bay Buccaneers' history. He has also held assistant coaching positions with the University of Minnesota, Pittsburgh Steelers, Kansas City Chiefs, and Minnesota Vikings. Before becoming a coach, Dungy played three seasons in the NFL.
Dungy has been involved in a wide variety of charitable organizations, including All Pro Dad, Abe Brown Ministries, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Athletes in Action, Mentors for Life, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and Boys & Girls Clubs. He also works with Basket of Hope, Impact for Living, the Black Coaches Association National Convention, Indiana Black Expo, the United Way of Central Indiana, and the American Diabetes Association.
He retired from coaching in 2009 and now serves as a studio analyst for NBC's Football Night in America. He and his wife, Lauren, are the parents of ten children.
Ex jugador y entrenador de fútbol americano, Tony Dungy se ha ganado el respeto dentro y fuera del mundo de fútbol debido a su sólida fe cristiana y a su impecable ética personal. Antes de llevar a los Indianapolis Colts a la victoria en el Súper Tazón 2007, estableció un récord en la NFL por llevar a sus equipos a los campeonatos eliminatorios durante 10 años consecutivos. Se retiró del fútbol en 2008 y ahora trabaja como analista en una de las redes televisivas más importantes en EE. UU. (Football Night in America de NBC).