Jim Lind (born November 11, 1947) is a former American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at the University of Minnesota Morris from 1983 to 1986 and at the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire from 1987 to 1991, compiling a career college football record of 42–43–4.
Lind served in the United States Navy before attending Bemidji State University where he played football and received a physical education and health degree in 1973. He coached the football and wrestling teams at Underwood High School in Minnesota after receiving his degree. As the head football coach at the University of Minnesota, Morris, he coached the team to an NIC co-championship in 1984 and an NIC championship in 1986. He was named NIC Coach of the year in 1984 and NAIA District 13 Coach of the Year in 1986. He later served as the head coach at the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire. He was an assistant coach with the Green Bay Packers from 1992 to 1998. In 1999, Lind moved with Packers' head coach Mike Holmgren to the Seattle Seahawks.
|Born||November 11, 1947|
|Position(s)||Defensive back, linebacker|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1974–1976||Underwood HS (MN)|
|1977||St. Cloud State (GA)|
|1978||St. Cloud State (OC)|
|1979–1980||Saint John's (MN) (DC)|
|1992–1994||Green Bay Packers (DA/QC)|
|1995–1998||Green Bay Packers (LB)|
|1999||Seattle Seahawks (LB)|
|2000–2008||Seattle Seahawks (TE)|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|2 NIC (1984, 1986)|
|Minnesota–Morris Cougars (Northern Intercollegiate Conference) (1983–1986)|
|Wisconsin–Eau Claire Blugolds (Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1987–1991)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title or championship game berth|
James Lind (1716–1794) was a Scottish physician.
James or Jim Lind may refer to:
James Lind (physician, born 1736), Scottish physician, cousin of the above
James Lind (Royal Navy officer) (1765–1823), captain in the Royal Navy, son of James Lind (1716–1794)
James F. Lind (1900–1975), American politician
Jim Lind (politician) (1913–1980), Canadian Member of Parliament
Jim Lind (American football) (born 1947), American football coach
J. D. Lind (James Douglas Lind, born 1985), Canadian curlerLind
Lind is a surname principally of Scandinavian and English origin.
# denotes interim head coach