Cy McClairen

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Jack Forsyth "Cy" McClairen (born March 2, 1931) is a former American football player and coach. He played professionally as an end for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted in 1953, but served a two-year stint in the Army. At Bethune–Cookman University, McClairen had duties as head coach in football and basketball as well as duties as athletic director. He served as head football coach from 1961 to 1972 and again from 1994 to 1996. He also coached the most wins for men's basketball in Bethune–Cookman history, having amassed a record of 397–427 in 31 total seasons.

Cy McClairen
No. 87
Position:End
Personal information
Born: (1931-03-02) March 2, 1931 (age 88)
Panama City, Florida
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:213 lb (97 kg)
Career information
High school:Rosenwald
(Panama City, Florida)
College:Bethune–Cookman
NFL Draft:1953 / Round: 26 / Pick: 306
Career history
As player:
As coach:
As administrator:
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Receptions:85
Receiving yards:1,253
Yards per reception:14.7
Receiving touchdowns:3

Head coaching recordEdit

FootballEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Bethune–Cookman Wildcats (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1961–1972)
1961 Bethune–Cookman 5–3 5–2 T–3rd
1962 Bethune–Cookman 7–2 5–2
1963 Bethune–Cookman 6–3 4–3
1964 Bethune–Cookman 6–3 4–3
1965 Bethune–Cookman 5–2–1 3–2–1
1966 Bethune–Cookman 5–2 4–2
1967 Bethune–Cookman 5–2 3–2
1968 Bethune–Cookman 4–4 3–2
1969 Bethune–Cookman 4–3–1 2–3–1
1970 Bethune–Cookman 5–4 4–4
1971 Bethune–Cookman 5–4 5–3
1972 Bethune–Cookman 4–5–1 2–4–1 5th
Bethune–Cookman Wildcats (Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) (1994–1996)
1994 Bethune–Cookman 5–6 3–3 T–3rd
1995 Bethune–Cookman 3–8 2–4 T–4th
1996 Bethune–Cookman 2–9 0–7 8th
Bethune–Cookman: 71–60–3 49–46–3
Total: 71–60–3

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