Clem Crowe

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
5 24-37-5 40.15% 1-2 33.33%

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Red Dawson


Career Summary

Clem Crowe was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1946 to 1950, finishing his career as the head coach of the Baltimore Colts. Over his five years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 24-37-5. He was the head coach of the Colts for the 1950 season. The Colts went 1-11-0 in this lone season as a head coach. During his career he was a head coach for one season.

Clem Crowe Coaching Tree

Before he was a head coach, Crowe served as an assistant coach for Red Dawson. He spent four years as an assistant coach to Red Dawson, finishing as the interim head coach/line coach in 1949.

Personal Information

Crowe was born on Sunday, October 18, 1903 in Lafayette, Indiana. He died on Wednesday, April 13, 1983 at the age of 79.


Year Position Record Playoff record
1950 Baltimore Colts Head Coach 1-11-0 0-0
1949 Buffalo Bills Interim Head Coach / Line Coach 5-5-2 0-1
1948 Buffalo Bills Line Coach / Assistant Coach 7-7-0 1-1
1947 Buffalo Bills Line Coach / Assistant Coach 8-4-2 0-0
1946 Buffalo Bisons Line Coach / Assistant Coach 3-10-1 0-0

Coach history guide

Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship

Coach facts

  • Years as head coach: 1
  • Named the interim head coach during the 1949 season for the Buffalo Bills
  • Past teams coached for: Baltimore Colts, Buffalo Bills/Buffalo Bisons
  • Date of Birth: Sunday, October 18, 1903 (79 years old), Lafayette, Indiana