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George Halas

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
38 303-146-28 66.46% 6-4 60.00%

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Biography

George Halas was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1922 until 1967, finishing his career with the Chicago Bears as their head coach. Over his thirty-eight years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 303-146-28. He was the head coach of the Chicago Bears from 1922 until the 1967 season, during which time the Bears went 303-146-28. During his career he was a head coach for thirty-eight seasons.Throughout Halas' coaching career his teams led the league in victories four times, most recently in 1942.

Halas won the NFL's Coach of the Year award two times throughout his career, most recently in 1965 after guiding the Bears to a 9-5-0 record and a four-win improvement over the previous season.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1967 Head Coach 7-6-1 0-0
1966 Head Coach 5-7-2 0-0
1965 Head Coach 9-5-0 0-0
1964 Head Coach 5-9-0 0-0
1963 Head Coach 11-1-2 1-0
1962 Head Coach 9-5-0 0-0
1961 Head Coach 8-6-0 0-0
1960 Head Coach 5-6-1 0-0
1959 Head Coach 8-4-0 0-0
1958 Head Coach 8-4-0 0-0
1955 Head Coach 8-4-0 0-0
1954 Head Coach 8-4-0 0-0
1953 Head Coach 3-8-1 0-0
1952 Head Coach 5-7-0 0-0
1951 Head Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1950 Head Coach 9-3-0 0-1
1949 Head Coach 9-3-0 0-0
1948 Head Coach 10-2-0 0-0
1947 Head Coach 8-4-0 0-0
1946 Head Coach 8-2-1 1-0
1942 Head Coach 11-0-0 0-1
1941 Head Coach 10-1-0 2-0
1940 Head Coach 8-3-0 1-0
1939 Head Coach 8-3-0 0-0
1938 Head Coach 6-5-0 0-0
1937 Head Coach 9-1-1 0-1
1936 Head Coach 9-3-0 0-0
1935 Head Coach 6-4-2 0-0
1934 Head Coach 12-0-0 0-1
1933 Head Coach 10-2-1 1-0
1929 Head Coach 4-9-2 0-0
1928 Head Coach 7-5-1 0-0
1927 Head Coach 8-3-2 0-0
1926 Head Coach 12-1-3 0-0
1925 Head Coach 9-5-3 0-0
1924 Head Coach 6-1-4 0-0
1923 Head Coach 9-2-1 0-0
1922 Head Coach 9-3-0 0-0

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Fun Facts

  • George Halas has the most games coached (497) of any coach. They were all with the Bears