Jimmy Phelan

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
4 13-35-2 28.00% 0-0 0.00%


Career Summary

Jimmy Phelan was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1948 to 1952, finishing his career as the head coach of the Dallas Texans. Over his four years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 13-35-2. During his career he was a head coach for four seasons, first with the Los Angeles Dons. He led the Dons for two seasons, compiling a record of 11-15-0. His next head coaching stint was with the New York Yanks from 1951 to 1952, as he led the team to a 2-20-2 record. During his entire head coaching career, his two teams combined for a record of 13-35-2 across four seasons.


Year Position Record Playoff record
1952 Dallas Texans Head Coach 1-11-0 0-0
1951 New York Yanks Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator 1-9-2 0-0
1949 Los Angeles Dons Head Coach 4-8-0 0-0
1948 Los Angeles Dons Head Coach 7-7-0 0-0

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