Ron Rivera Autographed 8x10 Photo. Signed in black sharpie across the front of the photo. Ron is looking out to the field, while coaching the Carolina Panthers. Item is authenticated by Rich Altman's Hollywood Collectibles and will be accompanied with a COA from Hollywood Collectibles.
Ronald Eugene Rivera (born January 7, 1962) is an American football coach and former player, and is currently the head coach of the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL).
Rivera played college football for the University of California, Berkeley, and was recognized as an All-American linebacker. He was selected in the second round of the 1984 NFL Draft, and played professionally for the 1985 Chicago Bears, who won Super Bowl XX.
As a coach, Rivera was the defensive coordinator for the 2006 Chicago Bears, who won the National Football Conference championship and competed in Super Bowl XLI. In 2011 he was named head coach of the Carolina Panthers. He was recognized as the NFL Coach of the Year by the Associated Press in 2013.Since taking over the Panthers, he has led the team to three straight divisional titles, and an appearance in Super Bowl 50.