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Guy Chamberlin

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
6 54-16-7 74.68% 0-0 0.00%

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Guy Chamberlin was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1922 to 1927, finishing his career as the head coach of the Chicago Cardinals. Over his six years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 54-16-7. During his career he was a head coach for six seasons, first with the Canton Bulldogs. He led the Bulldogs for two seasons, compiling a record of 21-0-3. During his time leading the Bulldogs the team won the championship in 1922 and 1923. His next head coaching stint was with the Cleveland Bulldogs for the 1924 season, leading the team to a 7-1-1 record. In 1924, the Bulldogs won the championship against the Milwaukee Badgers 53-10. His third head coach placement began in 1925 with the Frankford Yellow Jackets. He coached them for two seasons and the team had a 23-8-2 record during his tenure. In 1925, the Jackets won the championship against the Cleveland Bulldogs 13-7. His last opportunity as head coach began in 1927 with the Chicago Cardinals. He coached them for one season and the team had a 3-7-1 during his tenure with the team. During his entire head coaching career, his four teams combined for a record of 54-16-7 across six seasons. Throughout Chamberlin's coaching career his teams led the league in victories three times, most recently in 1925.


Year Position Record Playoff record
1927 Head Coach 3-7-1 0-0
1926 Head Coach 11-1-2 0-0
1925 Head Coach 12-7-0 0-0
1924 Head Coach 7-1-1 0-0
1923 Head Coach 11-0-1 0-0
1922 Head Coach 10-0-2 0-0

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Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship

Fun Facts

  • Guy Chamberlin is the only multiple-championship coach to have fewer than 100 games coached.
  • Guy Chamberlin is the only multiple-championship coach to have fewer than 100 games coached.