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Vince Lombardi

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
10 96-34-6 72.79% 9-1 90.00%

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Biography

Vince Lombardi was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1959 until 1969, finishing his career with the Washington Redskins as their head coach. Over his ten years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 96-34-6. During his career he was a head coach for ten seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the Green Bay Packers. He led the team for nine seasons, compiling a record of 89-29-4. During his time leading the Packers the team won the championship in 1961, 1965, and 1966. His next head coaching stint came with the Washington Redskins. He coached the Redskins for the 1969 season, leading the team to a 7-5-2 record. Throughout Lombardi's coaching career his teams led the league in victories two times, most recently in 1966. Lombardi won the NFL's Coach of the Year award in 1959 after guiding the Packers to a 7-5-0 record and a six-win improvement over the previous season. As the head coach of the Green Bay Packers he coached multiple players to award-winning seasons: Paul Hornung, Most Valuable Player in 1961; Jim Taylor, Most Valuable Player in 1962; Bart Starr, Most Valuable Player in 1966.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1969 Washington Redskins Head Coach 7-5-2 0-0
1967 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 9-4-1 3-0
1966 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 12-2-0 2-0
1965 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 10-3-1 2-0
1964 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 8-5-1 0-0
1963 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 11-2-1 0-0
1962 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 13-1-0 1-0
1961 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 11-3-0 1-0
1960 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 8-4-0 0-1
1959 Green Bay Packers Head Coach 7-5-0 0-0

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Fun Facts

  • Vince Lombardi has the highest win %(74%) of regular season plus postseason.