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George Wilson

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
23 149-135-10 52.38% 5-1 83.33%

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Biography

George Wilson was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1947 to 1969, finishing his career as the head coach of the Miami Dolphins. Over his twenty-three years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 149-135-10. During his career he was a head coach for twelve seasons, first with the Detroit Lions. He led the Lions for eight seasons, compiling a record of 53-45-6. In 1957, the Lions won the championship against the Cleveland Browns 59-14. His next head coaching stint was with the Miami Dolphins from 1966 to 1969, as he led the team to a 15-39-2 record.

Wilson won the NFL's Coach of the Year award in 1957 after guiding the Lions to a 8-4-0 record and a league championship.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1969 Head Coach 3-10-1 0-0
1968 Head Coach 5-8-1 0-0
1967 Head Coach 4-10-0 0-0
1966 Head Coach 3-11-0 0-0
1965 Assistant Coach 6-8-0 0-0
1964 Head Coach 7-5-2 0-0
1963 Head Coach 5-8-1 0-0
1962 Head Coach 11-3-0 0-0
1961 Head Coach 8-5-1 0-0
1960 Head Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1959 Head Coach 3-8-1 0-0
1958 Head Coach 4-7-1 0-0
1957 Head Coach 8-4-0 2-0
1956 Ends Coach 9-3-0 0-0
1955 Ends Coach 3-9-0 0-0
1954 Ends Coach 9-2-1 0-1
1953 Ends Coach 10-2-0 1-0
1952 Ends Coach 9-3-0 2-0
1951 Ends Coach 7-4-1 0-0
1950 Ends Coach 6-6-0 0-0
1949 Ends Coach 4-8-0 0-0
1948 Assistant Coach 10-2-0 0-0
1947 Assistant Coach 8-4-0 0-0

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