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Dick Modzelewski

Richard Blair Modzelewski (Little Mo)

Position: DT
Height: 6-0    Weight: 250 lbs.

Born: February 16, 1931 in West Natrona, PA
High School: Har-Brack Union
College: Maryland   (school history)    (Modzelewski college stats)
Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 2nd round (16th overall) of the 1953 NFL Draft.
1-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
1977 46 Cleveland Browns NFL 1 0 1 0 .000 4
7 yrs 1 0 1 0 .000 0 0 0 3.4
4 yrs GNB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.8
2 yrs CLE 1 0 1 0 .000 0 0 0 3.7
1 yr NYG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.0

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
1976 CLE 28 11 20 16 9 10 14 20 13 9 24 8 23 12 11 3 8 9 9 20 15 3 4 18 12 25 24 13 20 10 10
1977 CLE 28 17 27 16 11 9 12 28 13 8 21 3 26 8 10 4 27 14 20 22 9 16 19 18 20 11 12 13 18 9 18
1978 NYG 28 21 13 22 24 23 19 15 12 13 22 15 3 21 22 21 20 20 22 16 17 25 25 28 21 12 21 11 2 19 8
1984 GNB 28 14 7 7 12 6 7 14 21 13 6 5 1 12 9 4 27 7 16 10 5 23 20 16 13 12 23 8 5 6 5
1985 GNB 28 12 19 18 12 12 16 24 15 11 13 3 14 12 15 14 23 18 12 15 11 16 16 15 15 1 14 13 16 26 12
1986 GNB 28 24 27 26 16 18 25 25 24 23 25 16 22 5 14 17 26 19 12 27 21 28 21 20 9 22 2 5 27 14 20
1987 GNB 28 22 8 22 22 22 26 14 19 18 12 19 18 20 25 26 8 23 14 11 7 24 18 17 8 3 12 13 2 15 17
7 yrs %tile 42 37 40 51 55 45 29 46 58 39 71 44 60 52 62 29 48 48 40 62 36 40 37 51 60 50 64 55 55 55
4 yrs GNB 39 49 38 48 52 38 35 33 46 54 65 54 60 47 49 29 44 55 47 64 22 37 43 63 70 58 69 59 49 55
2 yrs CLE 50 15 46 67 70 58 13 57 74 25 87 14 70 67 90 30 60 45 27 64 62 54 39 42 48 46 57 37 70 49
1 yr NYG 29 57 25 18 21 36 50 61 57 25 50 93 29 25 29 32 32 25 46 43 14 14 4 29 61 29 64 96 36 75

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1976 45 NFL Cleveland Browns Defensive Coordinator
1977 46 NFL Cleveland Browns Defensive Coordinator
1978 47 NFL New York Giants Defensive Coordinator
1984 53 NFL Green Bay Packers Defensive Coordinator
1985 54 NFL Green Bay Packers Defensive Coordinator
1986 55 NFL Green Bay Packers Defensive Coordinator
1987 56 NFL Green Bay Packers Defensive Coordinator

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
Forrest Gregg Defensive Coordinator
John McVay Defensive Coordinator