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Bert Bell

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
6 11-52-3 18.94% 0-0 0.00%

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Bert Bell was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1936 to 1941, finishing his career as the head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Over his six years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 11-52-3. During his career he was a head coach for six seasons, first with the Philadelphia Eagles. He led the Eagles for five seasons, compiling a record of 10-43-2. His next head coaching stint was with the Pittsburgh Steelers for the 1941 season, leading the team to a 1-9-1 record. During his entire head coaching career, his two teams combined for a record of 11-52-3 across six seasons.


Year Position Record Playoff record
1941 Head Coach 1-9-1 0-0
1940 Head Coach 1-10-0 0-0
1939 Head Coach 1-8-1 0-0
1938 Head Coach 5-6-0 0-0
1937 Head Coach 2-8-1 0-0
1936 Head Coach 1-11-0 0-0

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Fun Facts

  • Bert Bell during his time as the 2nd commisioner of the NFL, he instituted the NFL draft.