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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.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

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.