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Marion Campbell

Francis Marion Campbell (Swamp Fox)

Position: DE-DT-MG-G-T
Height: 6-3    Weight: 250 lbs.

Born: May 25, 1929 in Chester, SC
High School: Chester
College: Georgia   (school history)
Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 4th round (46th overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

Playing Record

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
1974 45 Atlanta Falcons NFL 6 1 5 0 .167 4
1975 46 Atlanta Falcons NFL 14 4 10 0 .286 3
1976 47 Atlanta Falcons NFL 5 1 4 0 .200 3
1983 54 Philadelphia Eagles NFL 16 5 11 0 .313 4
1984 55 Philadelphia Eagles NFL 16 6 9 1 .400 5
1985 56 Philadelphia Eagles NFL 15 6 9 0 .400 4
1987 58 Atlanta Falcons NFL 15 3 12 0 .200 4
1988 59 Atlanta Falcons NFL 16 5 11 0 .313 4
1989 60 Atlanta Falcons NFL 12 3 9 0 .250 4
21 yrs 115 34 80 1 .298 0 0 0 3.3 Avg Finish
12 yrs ATL 68 17 51 0 .250 0 0 0 3.2
9 yrs PHI 47 17 29 1 .370 0 0 0 3.3

Games over .500: -46
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 0
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 0

Team's Ranks

Team Ranks in various categories, Lower ALWAYS indicates better performance.
Overall Offense Rushing Off Passing Off Defense Rushing Def Passing Def
Year Tm Tms WL% T/G Pts± Yds± Yds Pts GvA Att Yds TD Y/A FL Att Yds TD Int NY/A Yds Pts TkA Att Yds TD Y/A FR Att Yds TD Int nY/A
1969 ATL 16 9 2 8 13 13 11 7 5 3 13 1 14 16 14 9 3 13 9 6 1 14 14 8 11 1 7 7 3 7 6
1970 ATL 26 20 16 19 22 23 22 17 17 15 24 15 22 20 23 9 13 23 11 10 11 22 15 18 9 5 6 8 3 14 17
1971 ATL 26 11 11 13 12 15 13 14 7 16 12 23 11 24 11 9 13 1 8 13 12 24 21 23 18 6 9 1 1 15 2
1972 ATL 26 13 15 16 13 16 16 15 9 9 11 10 22 22 20 16 8 12 7 14 12 19 17 20 14 10 1 2 7 15 8
1973 ATL 26 9 9 8 7 15 7 13 9 10 2 15 22 16 12 13 3 13 6 9 7 20 18 13 15 16 7 3 5 3 2
1974 ATL 26 24 26 26 26 26 26 26 25 21 26 17 26 19 26 26 26 26 15 16 18 26 26 22 18 17 1 2 8 16 5
1975 ATL 26 18 19 15 20 20 19 23 18 19 19 17 19 12 19 12 23 19 22 15 13 23 21 6 12 21 25 21 12 6 11
1976 ATL 28 21 18 25 27 27 24 23 23 25 21 25 13 20 28 21 25 27 20 22 12 25 25 25 24 9 6 11 14 15 15
1977 PHI 28 19 15 12 19 23 19 18 20 24 18 23 20 14 20 6 13 22 10 7 14 13 15 9 12 16 17 8 12 11 6
1978 PHI 28 8 2 9 11 18 18 12 10 7 12 8 24 15 21 14 1 22 11 5 2 2 5 2 9 7 21 22 14 4 19
1979 PHI 28 3 9 6 9 15 12 2 10 9 11 6 11 22 19 8 1 15 9 9 22 8 18 12 23 26 12 4 11 13 4
1980 PHI 28 1 8 1 3 8 6 3 11 14 5 23 17 16 7 6 1 3 2 1 15 3 2 1 6 25 26 5 3 9 2
1981 PHI 28 6 7 1 1 12 5 11 7 4 10 2 9 21 20 7 13 13 1 1 5 8 4 7 6 5 16 1 2 6 1
1982 PHI 28 21 7 13 21 18 11 14 28 25 8 11 14 11 11 9 15 15 20 19 3 21 15 2 6 5 16 20 21 7 20
1983 PHI 28 25 23 24 25 27 28 8 27 26 27 26 12 17 16 15 5 16 18 8 28 28 27 12 18 21 2 2 9 28 14
1984 PHI 28 20 15 19 23 26 23 8 28 28 28 25 14 2 11 17 7 25 12 14 22 26 23 11 14 22 9 6 14 13 9
1985 PHI 28 16 24 19 13 15 24 17 23 23 27 19 5 7 8 18 25 14 10 10 25 21 21 15 17 19 5 6 6 19 10
1986 ATL 28 16 12 16 11 17 21 11 2 3 18 6 13 25 25 24 7 22 7 6 14 15 16 4 18 17 3 7 9 10 22
1987 ATL 28 28 28 28 28 28 28 28 28 28 27 18 14 10 22 20 28 27 28 28 25 28 28 28 27 22 5 18 24 22 28
1988 ATL 28 22 12 22 27 25 25 22 17 14 19 7 24 19 25 23 14 26 25 11 7 23 25 10 25 16 13 21 7 4 21
1989 ATL 28 27 5 26 27 24 22 1 28 28 20 22 3 5 9 18 2 21 28 28 21 28 28 28 25 21 1 19 11 18 27
21 yrs %tile 43 52 44 38 29 35 49 41 42 38 48 43 43 37 48 58 36 54 58 53 31 34 53 45 50 68 71 70 58 61
12 yrs ATL 33 46 32 27 23 28 38 42 43 33 48 35 35 27 38 48 28 45 47 55 17 21 37 35 53 78 68 72 56 55
9 yrs PHI 56 60 62 54 39 46 67 38 40 46 47 54 54 51 64 71 46 67 74 50 52 52 75 60 46 54 74 67 60 70

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1969 40 NFL Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator
1970 41 NFL Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator
1971 42 NFL Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator
1972 43 NFL Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator
1973 44 NFL Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator
1974 45 NFL Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator
1975 46 NFL Atlanta Falcons Head Coach
1976 47 NFL Atlanta Falcons Head Coach
1977 48 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1978 49 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1979 50 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1980 51 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1981 52 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1982 53 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1983 54 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach
1984 55 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach
1985 56 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach
1986 57 NFL Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator
1987 58 NFL Atlanta Falcons Head Coach
1988 59 NFL Atlanta Falcons Head Coach
1989 60 NFL Atlanta Falcons Head Coach

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
Dan Henning Defensive Coordinator
Norm Van Brocklin Defensive Coordinator
Dick Vermeil Defensive Coordinator