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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.

Last modified: 5/28/2018

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1960 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach 10-2-0 1-0
1959 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1958 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach 2-9-1 0-0
1954 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 7-4-1 0-0
1953 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 9-3-0 0-0
1952 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1951 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 7-4-1 0-0
1950 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 3-9-0 0-0
1949 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 9-3-0 1-1
1948 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 12-2-0 0-0
1947 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 8-4-2 0-0
1946 San Francisco 49ers Head Coach 9-5-0 0-0

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