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Don Shula

Donald Francis Shula

Position: DB
Height: 5-11    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: January 4, 1930 in Grand River, OH
College: John Carroll
Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 9th round (110th overall) of the 1951 NFL Draft.
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1997

Coaching Record

Playing Record

Miami Dolphins
  Head Coach/de facto General Manager, Head Coach/Player Personnel (1970-1995)

Team Results

Year Tm Lg Job Title W L T W plyf L plyf Playoff Result
1970 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/de facto General Manager 10 4 0 .714 0 1 Lost Div
1971 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/de facto General Manager 10 3 1 .769 2 1 Lost SB
1972 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/de facto General Manager 14 0 0 1.000 3 0 Won SB
1973 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/de facto General Manager 12 2 0 .857 3 0 Won SB
1974 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/de facto General Manager 11 3 0 .786 0 1 Lost Div
1975 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/de facto General Manager 10 4 0 .714 0 0
1976 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/de facto General Manager 6 8 0 .429 0 0
1977 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/de facto General Manager 10 4 0 .714 0 0
1978 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 11 5 0 .688 0 1 Lost WC
1979 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 10 6 0 .625 0 1 Lost Div
1980 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 8 8 0 .500 0 0
1981 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 11 4 1 .719 0 1 Lost Div
1982 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 7 2 0 .778 3 1 Lost SB
1983 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 12 4 0 .750 0 1 Lost Div
1984 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 14 2 0 .875 2 1 Lost SB
1985 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 12 4 0 .750 1 1 Lost Conf
1986 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 8 8 0 .500 0 0
1987 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 8 7 0 .533 0 0
1988 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 6 10 0 .375 0 0
1989 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 8 8 0 .500 0 0
1990 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 12 4 0 .750 1 1 Lost Div
1991 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 8 8 0 .500 0 0
1992 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 11 5 0 .688 1 1 Lost Conf
1993 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 9 7 0 .563 0 0
1994 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 10 6 0 .625 1 1 Lost Div
1995 Miami Dolphins NFL Head Coach/Player Personnel 9 7 0 .563 0 1 Lost WC
Total 26 Years 257 133 2 .658 17 14
Miami Dolphins 1970-1995 257 133 2 .658 17 14