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Vince Lombardi

Coaching Record

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 to 1969, finishing his career as the head coach of the Washington Redskins. 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, first with the Green Bay Packers. He led the Packers for nine seasons, compiling a record of 89-29-4. During his time leading the Packers the team won the championship in 1961, 1962, 1965, 1966, and 1967. His next head coaching stint was with the Washington 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 twice, most recently in 1962.

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 three 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.


History

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

Coach history guide

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Fun Facts

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