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Gus Henderson

Elmer Clinton Henderson

Born: March 10, 1889 in Oberlin, OH
Died: December 16, 1965 in Desert Hot Springs, GA
College: Oberlin

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
1939 50 Detroit Lions NFL 11 6 5 0 .545 3
1 yr 11 6 5 0 .545 0 0 0 3.0

Games over .500: 1
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
1939 DET 10 5 8 6 4 4 6 6 7 4 5 3 1 5 6 7 6 4 4 3 8 3 4 1 4 4 6 6 8 8 6
1 yr %tile 60 30 50 70 70 50 50 40 70 60 80 100 60 50 40 50 70 70 80 30 80 70 100 70 70 50 50 30 30 50

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1939 50 NFL Detroit Lions Head Coach