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Ernie Nevers

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Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
4 12-28-2 30.95% 0-0 0.00%

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Ernie Nevers was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1927 until 1939, finishing his career with the Chicago Cardinals as their head coach. Over his four years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 12-28-2. During his career he was a head coach for four seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the Duluth Eskimos. He led the team for one season, compiling a record of 1-8-0. His next head coaching stint came with the Chicago Cardinals. He coached the Cardinals from 1930 to 1939, leading the team to a 11-20-2 record during his three seasons as head coach.

Last modified: 12/30/2017


Year Position Record Playoff record
1939 Chicago Cardinals Head Coach 1-10-0 0-0
1931 Chicago Cardinals Head Coach 5-4-0 0-0
1930 Chicago Cardinals Head Coach 5-6-2 0-0
1927 Duluth Eskimos Head Coach 1-8-0 0-0

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