From the L.A. Lakers to the Dallas Cowboys, we all have our favorite teams. No matter how they suit up, though, success in sports always comes down to great leadership. No team is complete without a head coach to provide the lessons of the craft, teach the key components of sportsmanship, and define what it means to be a champion. These wise men lead their respective teams knowing their squad will walk away holding gold, and they usually accomplish just that.
In the history of sports, these leaders of the game have smashed records, transcended the skills expected of them, and turned our favorite aspiring athletes into all-time legends. These are the most iconic sports coaches to step into the leadership position, and we’re sure you guys will agree with our picks.Click to start the list