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Steve Owen

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
25 160-116-18 57.48% 2-8 20.00%

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Biography

Steve Owen was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1931 until 1957, finishing his career with the Philadelphia Eagles as their assistant coach. Over his twenty-five years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 160-116-18. During his career he was the head coach of the New York Giants from 1931 until the 1953 season. The Giants went 153-100-17 during their twenty-three seasons with Owen as head coach. Throughout Owen's coaching career his teams led the league in victories three times, most recently in 1938.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1957 Philadelphia Eagles Assistant Coach 4-8-0 0-0
1956 Philadelphia Eagles Assistant Coach 3-8-1 0-0
1953 New York Giants Head Coach 3-9-0 0-0
1952 New York Giants Head Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1951 New York Giants Head Coach 9-2-1 0-0
1950 New York Giants Head Coach 10-2-0 0-1
1949 New York Giants Head Coach 6-6-0 0-0
1948 New York Giants Head Coach 4-8-0 0-0
1947 New York Giants Head Coach 2-8-2 0-0
1946 New York Giants Head Coach 7-3-1 0-1
1945 New York Giants Head Coach 3-6-1 0-0
1944 New York Giants Head Coach 8-1-1 0-1
1943 New York Giants Head Coach 8-3-1 0-1
1942 New York Giants Head Coach 5-5-1 0-0
1941 New York Giants Head Coach 8-3-0 0-1
1940 New York Giants Head Coach 6-4-1 0-0
1939 New York Giants Head Coach 9-1-1 0-1
1938 New York Giants Head Coach 8-2-1 1-0
1937 New York Giants Head Coach 6-3-2 0-0
1936 New York Giants Head Coach 5-6-1 0-0
1935 New York Giants Head Coach 9-3-0 0-1
1934 New York Giants Head Coach 8-5-0 1-0
1933 New York Giants Head Coach 11-3-0 0-1
1932 New York Giants Head Coach 4-6-2 0-0
1931 New York Giants Head Coach 7-6-1 0-0

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Fun Facts

  • Steve Owen invented the "A" formation, a variation of the Single-Wing formation.