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Charley Winner

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
25 180-152-8 54.12% 4-4 50.00%

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Biography

Charley Winner was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1954 to 1979, finishing his career as the defensive backs (secondary) coach of the Cincinnati Bengals. Over his twenty-five years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 180-152-8. During his career he was a head coach for seven seasons, first with the St. Louis Cardinals. He led the Cardinals for five seasons, compiling a record of 35-30-5. His next head coaching stint was with the New York Jets from 1974 to 1975, as he led the team to a 10-18-0 record. During his entire head coaching career, his two teams combined for a record of 45-48-5 across seven seasons.

During the 1974 season as the head coach of the New York Jets he coached Joe Namath to the Comeback Player of the Year.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1979 Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1978 Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1977 Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach 8-6-0 0-0
1976 Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach 10-4-0 0-0
1975 Head Coach 3-11-0 0-0
1974 Head Coach 7-7-0 0-0
1972 Defensive Backs Coach 11-3-0 2-1
1971 Defensive Backs Coach 9-4-1 0-1
1970 Head Coach 8-5-1 0-0
1969 Head Coach 4-9-1 0-0
1968 Head Coach 9-4-1 0-0
1967 Head Coach 6-7-1 0-0
1966 Head Coach 8-5-1 0-0
1965 Defensive Coordinator 10-3-1 0-1
1964 Defensive Coordinator 12-2-0 0-1
1963 Defensive Coordinator 8-6-0 0-0
1962 Defensive Backs Coach 7-7-0 0-0
1961 Defensive Backs Coach 8-6-0 0-0
1960 Defensive Backs Coach 6-6-0 0-0
1959 Defensive Backs Coach 9-3-0 1-0
1958 Defensive Backs Coach 9-3-0 1-0
1957 Defensive Backs Coach 7-5-0 0-0
1956 Defensive Backs Coach 5-7-0 0-0
1955 Defensive Backs Coach 5-6-1 0-0
1954 Defensive Backs Coach 3-9-0 0-0

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