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Marion Campbell

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
27 179-202-11 47.07% 4-6 40.00%

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Biography

Marion Campbell was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1962 until 1989, finishing his career with the Atlanta Falcons as their head coach. Over his twenty-seven years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 179-202-11. During his career he was a head coach for eight seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the Atlanta Falcons. He led the team for two seasons, compiling a record of 8-20-0. His next head coaching stint came with the Philadelphia Eagles. He coached the Eagles from 1983 to 1985, leading the team to a 18-29-1 record during his three seasons as head coach. His third opportunity as head coach began in 1987 with the Atlanta Falcons. He coached them for three seasons and the team had a 11-36-0 record during his tenure with the team. During the 1975 season as the head coach of the Atlanta Falcons he coached Dave Hampton to the Comeback Player of the Year.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1989 Atlanta Falcons Head Coach 3-13-0 0-0
1988 Atlanta Falcons Head Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1987 Atlanta Falcons Head Coach 3-12-0 0-0
1985 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach / Defensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
1984 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach / Defensive Coordinator 6-9-1 0-0
1983 Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach / Defensive Coordinator 5-11-0 0-0
1982 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 3-6-0 0-0
1981 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 10-6-0 0-1
1980 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 12-4-0 2-1
1979 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 11-5-0 1-1
1978 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 9-7-0 0-1
1977 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator 5-9-0 0-0
1976 Atlanta Falcons Head Coach 4-10-0 0-0
1975 Atlanta Falcons Head Coach 4-10-0 0-0
1974 Atlanta Falcons Interim Coach / Defensive Coordinator 3-11-0 0-0
1973 Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator 9-5-0 0-0
1972 Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator 7-7-0 0-0
1971 Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator 7-6-1 0-0
1970 Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator 4-8-2 0-0
1969 Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator 6-8-0 0-0
1968 Los Angeles Rams Defensive Line Coach 10-3-1 0-0
1967 Los Angeles Rams Defensive Line Coach 11-1-2 0-1
1966 Minnesota Vikings Defensive Line Coach 4-9-1 0-0
1965 Minnesota Vikings Defensive Line Coach 7-7-0 0-0
1964 Minnesota Vikings Defensive Line Coach 8-5-1 0-0
1963 Boston Patriots Defensive Line Coach 7-6-1 1-1
1962 Boston Patriots Defensive Line Coach 9-4-1 0-0

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Fun Facts

  • Marion Campbell holds the distinction of finishing his career the fewest games below .500 (-46).