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Hampton Pool

John Hampton Pool

Position: E
Height: 6-3    Weight: 221 lbs.

Born: March 11, 1915 in San Miguel, CA
Died: May 26, 2000 in Mariposa, CA
High School: Paso Robles
College: California, Army, Stanford   (school history)
Drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 9th round (77th overall) of the 1940 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
1946 31 Miami Seahawks AAFC 8 2 6 0 .250 4
1947 32 Chicago Rockets AAFC 4 1 3 0 .250 4
1952 37 Los Angeles Rams NFL 11 9 2 0 .818 1 0 1 .000 1
1953 38 Los Angeles Rams NFL 12 8 3 1 .727 3
1954 39 Los Angeles Rams NFL 12 6 5 1 .545 4
5 yrs 47 26 19 2 .578 1 0 1 .000 3.2 Avg Finish
3 yrs RAM 35 23 10 2 .697 1 0 1 .000 2.7
1 yr CHR 4 1 3 0 .250 0 0 0 4.0
1 yr MIA 8 2 6 0 .250 0 0 0 4.0

Games over .500: 7
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 0
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 1

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
1946 MIA 9 8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 8 5 8 5 4 5 8 8 7 6 8 5 6 7 7 7 6 1 4 5 3 6
1947 CHR 8 8 8 7 7 6 6 8 8 7 7 6 8 2 2 3 8 5 8 8 3 7 8 8 7 3 4 6 5 4 6
1952 RAM 12 1 3 2 4 2 1 9 7 2 1 3 6 9 3 8 12 1 9 6 2 9 8 5 7 5 10 7 8 1 5
1953 RAM 12 4 4 4 2 2 2 4 4 2 2 1 12 7 3 3 2 2 4 5 5 4 6 3 10 11 8 4 5 2 2
1954 RAM 12 7 11 6 3 1 3 7 3 2 2 2 9 9 2 5 7 1 8 10 12 3 7 8 8 12 12 9 7 7 7
5 yrs %tile 52 42 54 59 69 67 41 51 64 73 67 34 54 80 58 37 75 41 37 59 52 39 47 35 42 47 52 53 76 58
3 yrs STL 75 58 75 83 94 92 53 69 92 94 92 33 39 86 64 50 97 50 50 56 64 50 64 39 31 25 53 53 81 69
1 yr CHH 13 13 25 25 38 38 13 13 25 25 38 13 88 88 75 13 50 13 13 75 25 13 13 25 75 63 38 50 63 38
1 yr MIA 22 22 22 22 22 22 33 33 22 56 22 56 67 56 22 22 33 44 22 56 44 33 33 33 44 100 67 56 78 44

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1946 31 NFL Miami Seahawks Head Coach
1947 32 NFL Chicago Rockets Head Coach
1952 37 NFL Los Angeles Rams Head Coach
1953 38 NFL Los Angeles Rams Head Coach
1954 39 NFL Los Angeles Rams Head Coach