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Lou Rymkus

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
8 45-57-2 44.23% 2-0 100.00%

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Biography

Lou Rymkus was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1954 until 1966, finishing his career with the Detroit Lions as their offensive line coach. Over his eight years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 45-57-2. He was the head coach of the Houston Oilers from 1960 until the 1961 season, during which time the Oilers went 20-7-1. During his career he was a head coach for two seasons.

During the 1961 season as the head coach of the Houston Oilers he coached George Blanda to the AP AFL Player of the Year.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1966 Offensive Line Coach 4-9-1 0-0
1965 Offensive Line Coach 4-10-0 0-0
1961 Head Coach 10-3-1 1-0
1960 Head Coach 10-4-0 1-0
1957 Line Coach 3-9-0 0-0
1956 Line Coach 4-8-0 0-0
1955 Line Coach 6-6-0 0-0
1954 Line Coach 4-8-0 0-0

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