Jim Leonard

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
2 9-12-0 42.86% 0-0 0.00%

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Walt Kiesling


Career Summary

Jim Leonard was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1942 to 1945, finishing his career as the head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Over his two years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 9-12-0. He was the head coach of the Steelers for the 1945 season. The Steelers went 2-8-0 in this lone season as a head coach. During his career he was a head coach for one season.

Jim Leonard Coaching Tree

Before he was a head coach, Leonard served as an assistant coach for Walt Kiesling. He spent one years as an assistant coach to Walt Kiesling, finishing as the assistant coach in 1942.


Year Position Record Playoff record
1945 Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach 2-8-0 0-0
1942 Pittsburgh Steelers Assistant Coach 7-4-0 0-0

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