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Paul Bixler

Paul Bixler was an assistant coach on Ohio State's Big Ten championships in 1942 and '44 and the Browns' 1954 and '55 NFL champions. He was also director of player personnel when the Browns won the 1964 NFL title. A standout athlete at Mount Union, Bixler began his college coaching career at Akron U as head basketball coach and assistant football coach in 1936. He later began a long associations with Paul Brown as an assistant football coach at Ohio State in 1941. Bixler was promoted to head football coach for the Buckeyes in 1946, but left after a 4-3-1 season to take the head football coaching position at Colgate, where he remained

Inducted 1987 | Coach