Clark Hunt is CEO
“Our family and the entire Chiefs Kingdom mourn the loss of Marty Schottenheimer, and our prayers and heartfelt condolences are with his wonderful wife, Pat, and the entire Schottenheimer family. Marty will be rightly remembered as one of the greatest coaches in NFL history, but his legacy far exceeds the victory percentage. he was a passionate leader who cared deeply about his players and coaches, and his impact on the game can still be seen in many of the league’s coaching staff today.
“When Marty arrived in 1989, he revived the then-struggling franchise and quickly became a consistent winner from the Chiefs. Marty’s teams made Chiefs football once again a proud part of Kansas City’s identity, and the team’s resurgence created a strong bond with new fans. generation who created the legendary home field advantage at Arrowhead Stadium.
“Marty always holds a special place in the history of the Bosses and will be greatly missed by all of us who have been blessed to be called friends.”