Jimmy Conzelman

James Good Conzelman
Born: March 6, 1898
St. Louis, MO USA
College: Washington (MO)
High School: McKinley (St. Louis, MO)
Deceased: July 31, 1970
St. Louis, MO
Coaching Career: 1921-1948
Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1964
Playing statistics

Jimmy Conzelman compiled a record of 87 wins and 63 losses and 17 ties in his coaching career with the Rock Island Independents, Milwaukee Badgers, Detroit Panthers, Providence Steam Roller and Chicago Cardinals. He began coaching during the 1921 season and last coached during the 1948 campaign.

Coaching Record:

Regular Season Playoffs
Season League Team G W L T Win% G W L Win%
1921APFARock Island Independents5410.800
1922NFLMilwaukee Badgers3030.000
1922NFLRock Island Independents7421.643
1923NFLMilwaukee Badgers12723.708
1925NFLDetroit Panthers12822.750
1926NFLDetroit Panthers12462.417
1927NFLProvidence Steam Roller14851.607
1928NFLProvidence Steam Roller11812.818 NFL Champions
1929NFLProvidence Steam Roller12462.417
1930NFLProvidence Steam Roller11641.591
1940NFLChicago Cardinals11272.273
1941NFLChicago Cardinals11371.318
1942NFLChicago Cardinals11380.273
1946NFLChicago Cardinals11650.545
1947NFLChicago Cardinals12930.750 1101.000NFL Champions
1948NFLChicago Cardinals121110.917 101.000
Totals167876317.572 211.500


- Pro Football Hall of Fame team All-1920s Team
1947 - Sporting News NFL Coach of the Year


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