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Forrest Gregg

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
13 89-100-1 47.11% 2-2 50.00%

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Forrest Gregg was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1969 until 1987, finishing his career with the Green Bay Packers as their head coach. Over his thirteen years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 89-100-1. During his career he was a head coach for eleven seasons, first with the Cleveland Browns. He led the Browns for three seasons, compiling a record of 18-24-0. His next head coaching stint came with the Cincinnati Bengals. He coached the Bengals from 1980 to 1983, leading the team to a 32-25-0 record during his four seasons as head coach. His third opportunity as head coach began in 1984 with the Green Bay Packers. He coached them for four seasons and the team had a 25-37-1 record during his tenure with the team.

Gregg won the NFL's Coach of the Year award in 1976 after guiding the Browns to a 9-5-0 record and a six-win improvement over the previous season.During the 1981 season as the head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals he coached Ken Anderson to the Most Valuable Player, AP Offensive Player of the Year, and Comeback Player of the Year.


Year Position Record Playoff record
1987 Head Coach 5-9-1 0-0
1986 Head Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1985 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1984 Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1983 Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1982 Head Coach 7-2-0 0-1
1981 Head Coach 12-4-0 2-1
1980 Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1977 Head Coach 6-8-0 0-0
1976 Head Coach 9-5-0 0-0
1975 Head Coach 3-11-0 0-0
1970 Offensive Line Coach 6-8-0 0-0
1969 Offensive Line Coach 8-6-0 0-0

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