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Lou Rymkus

Louis Joseph Rymkus

Position: T-DT
Height: 6-4    Weight: 231 lbs.

Born: November 6, 1919 in Royalton, IL
Died: October 31, 1998 in Houston, TX
High School: Tilden
College: Notre Dame   (school history)
Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 7th round (60th overall) of the 1943 NFL Draft.

Playing Record

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
1960 41 Houston Oilers AFL 14 10 4 0 .714 1 1 0 1.000 1 AFL Champions
1961 42 Houston Oilers AFL 5 1 3 1 .250 1
2 yrs 19 11 7 1 .611 1 1 0 1.000 1.0

Games over .500: 4
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 1
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 2

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
1960 HOU 8 1 2 2 5 1 2 3 2 5 4 6 3 5 1 2 3 1 6 2 1 3 2 1 1 1 8 8 7 5 5
1961 HOU 8 2 3 1 1 1 1 2 1 2 5 3 2 2 1 1 6 1 2 2 2 3 6 4 6 5 8 2 1 2 1
2 yrs %tile 94 81 94 75 100 94 81 94 69 56 56 81 69 100 94 56 100 63 88 94 75 63 81 69 75 13 50 63 69 75

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1960 41 NFL Houston Oilers Head Coach
1961 42 NFL Houston Oilers Head Coach