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George Halas

George Stanley Halas (Papa Bear)

Position: E
Height: 6-0    Weight: 182 lbs.

Born: February 2, 1895 in Chicago, IL
Died: October 31, 1983 in Chicago, IL
College: Illinois   (school history)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1963

Coaching Record

Playing Record

Chicago Bears
  Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager, Principal Owner (1936-1982)

Team Results

Year Tm Lg Job Title W L T W plyf L plyf Playoff Result
1936 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 9 3 0 .750 0 0
1937 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 9 1 1 .900 0 1 Lost Conf
1938 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 6 5 0 .545 0 0
1939 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 3 0 .727 0 0
1940 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 3 0 .727 1 0 Won Champ
1941 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 10 1 0 .909 2 0 Won Champ
1942 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 11 0 0 1.000 0 1 Lost Conf
1943 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 8 1 1 .889 1 0 Won Champ
1944 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 6 3 1 .667 0 0
1945 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 3 7 0 .300 0 0
1946 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 2 1 .800 1 0 Won Champ
1947 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 4 0 .667 0 0
1948 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 10 2 0 .833 0 0
1949 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 9 3 0 .750 0 0
1950 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 9 3 0 .750 0 1 Lost Div
1951 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 7 5 0 .583 0 0
1952 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 5 7 0 .417 0 0
1953 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 3 8 1 .273 0 0
1954 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 4 0 .667 0 0
1955 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 4 0 .667 0 0
1956 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 9 2 1 .818 0 1 Lost Conf
1957 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 5 7 0 .417 0 0
1958 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 4 0 .667 0 0
1959 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 4 0 .667 0 0
1960 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 5 6 1 .455 0 0
1961 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 8 6 0 .571 0 0
1962 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner/Head Coach/General Manager 9 5 0 .643 0 0
1963 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 11 1 2 .917 1 0 Won Champ
1964 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 5 9 0 .357 0 0
1965 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 9 5 0 .643 0 0
1966 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 5 7 2 .417 0 0
1967 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 7 6 1 .538 0 0
1968 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 7 7 0 .500 0 0
1969 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 1 13 0 .071 0 0
1970 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 6 8 0 .429 0 0
1971 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 6 8 0 .429 0 0
1972 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 4 9 1 .321 0 0
1973 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 3 11 0 .214 0 0
1974 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 4 10 0 .286 0 0
1975 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 4 10 0 .286 0 0
1976 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 7 7 0 .500 0 0
1977 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 9 5 0 .643 0 1 Lost Div
1978 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 7 9 0 .438 0 0
1979 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 10 6 0 .625 0 1 Lost WC
1980 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 7 9 0 .438 0 0
1981 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 6 10 0 .375 0 0
1982 Chicago Bears NFL Principal Owner 3 6 0 .333 0 0
Total 47 Years 326 259 13 .556 6 6
Chicago Bears 1936-1982 326 259 13 .556 6 6