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Lawrence "Buck" Shaw

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
12 90-55-5 61.67% 2-1 66.67%

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Biography

Lawrence "Buck" Shaw was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1946 until 1960, finishing his career with the Philadelphia Eagles as their head coach. Over his twelve years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 90-55-5. During his career he was a head coach for twelve seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the San Francisco 49ers. He led the team for nine seasons, compiling a record of 71-39-4. His next head coaching stint came with the Philadelphia Eagles. He coached the Eagles from 1958 to 1960, leading the team to a 19-16-1 record during his three seasons as head coach. In 1960, the Eagles won the championship against the Green Bay Packers 17-13. During the 1960 season as the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles he coached Norm Van Brocklin to the Most Valuable Player.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1960 Head Coach 10-2-0 1-0
1959 Head Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1958 Head Coach 2-9-1 0-0
1954 Head Coach 7-4-1 0-0
1953 Head Coach 9-3-0 0-0
1952 Head Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1951 Head Coach 7-4-1 0-0
1950 Head Coach 3-9-0 0-0
1949 Head Coach 9-3-0 1-1
1948 Head Coach 12-2-0 0-0
1947 Head Coach 8-4-2 0-0
1946 Head Coach 9-5-0 0-0

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