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Pop Ivy

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Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
6 34-42-2 44.87% 0-1 0.00%

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Pop Ivy was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1958 until 1963, finishing his career with the Houston Oilers as their head coach. Over his six years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 34-42-2. During his career he was a head coach for six seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the Chicago Cardinals. He led the team for four seasons, compiling a record of 17-31-2. His next head coaching stint came with the Houston Oilers. He coached the Oilers from 1962 to 1963, leading the team to a 17-11-0 record during his two seasons as head coach.

Last modified: 12/3/2017


Year Position Record Playoff record
1963 Houston Oilers Head Coach 6-8-0 0-0
1962 Houston Oilers Head Coach 11-3-0 0-1
1961 St. Louis Cardinals Head Coach 7-7-0 0-0
1960 St. Louis Cardinals Head Coach 6-5-1 0-0
1959 Chicago Cardinals Head Coach 2-10-0 0-0
1958 Chicago Cardinals Head Coach 2-9-1 0-0

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