Bob Stoops was hired as head football coach of the Oklahoma Sooners on 1st December, 1998.
Jack Crowe started the 1992 season as head coach of the Arkansas football team but was fired after the first game which they lost to The Citadel. Defensive coordinator Joe Kines took over as head coach for the rest of the season. Kines went back to being the defensive coordinator in 1993 when Danny Ford became head coach.
In football, Marvin Bass.Bass was head coach of the Gamecocks between 1961-1965 and compiled a 17-29-3 record over those five seasons.
The University of Florida's head football coach in 1906, their first season, was Jack Forsythe. Forsythe coached the team through the 1908 season and compiled a 14-6-2 record over the three seasons he was head coach.
Sylvester Croom who took over at Mississippi State for the 2004 season.
Dabo Swinney had been a wide receivers coach with Clemson, since 2003, before taking over as head coach in 2008. Prior to that he was out of football and working in real estate in Alabama. Swinney was born in Birmingham, Alabama and graduated from the University of Alabama in 1993. He was a receivers coach at Alabama between 1996-2000.
Don Fambrough. Fambrough was head coach of Kansas football between 1971-1974 and 1979-1982 and had a 37-48-5 record over those 8 seasons. The 1972 team went 5-6.
That was Claude Gilbert who was the head coach from 1973-1980 and who took over for Don Coryell when he became head coach of the St. Louis Cardinals. Gilbert was replaced after the 1980 season with Doug Scovil.
North Texas.Fry was head coach of North Texas between 1973-1978 and compiled a record of 40-23-3, going 19-3 his final two seasons there. He took over at Iowa in 1979.
football coach for St Joe Prep in the 1930's winning 5 Catholic League championships, then head coach for Holy Cross College with a famous win over #1 BC in 1942
2000 Detroit Lions. He had a 4-3 record in 7 games as head coach after taking over for Bobby Ross.
Chuck Pagano is the current head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. He took over for Jim Caldwell at the end of the 2011 season.
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The 2008 season is Joe Paterno's 59th as an assistant coach or head coach at Penn State. He was an assistant from 1950-1965 and took over as head coach in 1966.
Jim Harbaugh, who was a successful college coach at Stanford, took over the San Francisco 49ers in 2011. He is the brother of John Harbaugh, head coach of the Baltimore Ravens.
Jennings Whitworth was head coach of Alabama between 1955-1957 before Bryant took over in 1958. Whitworth's three year record with the Tide was 4-24-2.
At the age of 26 Vince started his coaching career as Assistant coach for the freshman team at St. Cecilia high school. He then took over the head coaching position three years later. After a long wait of six years he was promoted assistant coach of the varsity football team.
Mike McCormick McCormick was head coach of the Eagles between 1973-1975 and compiled a record of 16-25-1. Vermeil took over in 1976 and was head coach through 1982.
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Bear Bryant. Bryant was head coach of the Wildcats between 1946-1953 and compiled a 60-23-5 record over those 8 seasons.
No, an African American had coach has never won the national championship, and in fact, the first African American head coach to lead his team to a Bowl Game victory did not come until 2013. David Shaw coached Stanford to a Rose Bowl victory over Wisconsin at that time.
The season (2010) prior to taking over as Raiders head coach he was the Raiders offensive coordinator and prior to that he was the QB coach for the Baltimore Ravens for two seasons (2008-2009).
Rick Venturi was the head coach of the Indianapolis Colts during the 1991 season. He took over as the New Orleans Saints' interim coach during the 1996 season.
Over head. put your hands above your head with the ball and aim forward.
The 2009 season will be Urban Meyer's 5th as head coach of the Gators. He took over in 2005.