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Bert Bell

Cumulative stats (All positions)

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 until 1941, finishing his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers as their head coach. Over his six years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 11-52-3. During his career he was a head coach for six seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the Philadelphia Eagles. He led the team for five seasons, compiling a record of 10-43-2. His next head coaching stint came with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He coached the Steelers for the 1941 season, leading the team to a 1-9-1 record.

Last modified: 12/3/2017


Year Position Record Playoff record
1941 Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach 1-9-1 0-0
1940 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach 1-10-0 0-0
1939 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach 1-8-1 0-0
1938 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach 5-6-0 0-0
1937 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach 2-8-1 0-0
1936 Philadelphia Eagles 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.