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Joe Stydahar

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
5 29-30-1 49.17% 2-2 50.00%

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Joe Stydahar was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1950 until 1954, finishing his career with the Chicago Cardinals as their head coach. Over his five years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 29-30-1. During his career he was a head coach for five seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the Los Angeles Rams. He led the team for three seasons, compiling a record of 26-10-0. In 1951, the Rams won the championship against the Cleveland Browns 24-17. His next head coaching stint came with the Chicago Cardinals. He coached the Cardinals from 1953 to 1954, leading the team to a 3-20-1 record during his two seasons as head coach.


Year Position Record Playoff record
1954 Chicago Cardinals Head Coach 2-10-0 0-0
1953 Chicago Cardinals Head Coach 1-10-1 0-0
1952 Los Angeles Rams Head Coach 9-3-0 0-1
1951 Los Angeles Rams Head Coach 8-4-0 1-0
1950 Los Angeles Rams Head Coach 9-3-0 1-1

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