Jim Shofner

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
27 204-198-6 50.74% 8-10 44.44%

Biography

Career Summary

Jim Shofner was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1967 to 1996, finishing his career as the quarterbacks coach of the Buffalo Bills. Over his twenty-seven years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 204-198-6.

Playing Career

Shofner played defensive back and running back while at college.

Personal Information

Shofner was born on Wednesday, December 18, 1935 in Grapevine, Texas.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1996 Buffalo Bills Quarterbacks Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1995 Buffalo Bills Quarterbacks Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1994 Buffalo Bills Quarterbacks Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1993 Buffalo Bills Quarterbacks Coach 12-4-0 2-1
1992 Buffalo Bills Quarterbacks Coach 11-5-0 3-1
1991 Cleveland Browns Director of Player Personnel 6-10-0 0-0
1990 Cleveland Browns Interim Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator 3-13-0 0-0
1989 Phoenix Cardinals Offensive Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
1988 Phoenix Cardinals Offensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
1987 St. Louis Cardinals Offensive Coordinator 7-8-0 0-0
1986 St. Louis Cardinals Offensive Coordinator 4-11-1 0-0
1985 Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1984 Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1983 Dallas Cowboys Quarterbacks Coach 12-4-0 0-1
1982 Houston Oilers Offensive Coordinator 1-8-0 0-0
1981 Houston Oilers Offensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
1980 Cleveland Browns Quarterbacks Coach 11-5-0 0-1
1979 Cleveland Browns Quarterbacks Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1978 Cleveland Browns Quarterbacks Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1977 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backs Coach 5-9-0 0-0
1973 San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks Coach / Wide Receivers Coach 5-9-0 0-0
1972 San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks Coach / Wide Receivers Coach 8-5-1 0-1
1971 San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks Coach / Wide Receivers Coach 9-5-0 1-1
1970 San Francisco 49ers Quarterbacks Coach / Wide Receivers Coach 10-3-1 1-1
1969 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backs Coach 4-8-2 0-0
1968 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backs Coach 7-6-1 0-0
1967 San Francisco 49ers Defensive Backs Coach 7-7-0 0-0

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