football coach

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n football coach a coach of football players
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Usage

In literature:

The following day Joel arrived on the football field to discover the head coach in full charge.
"The Half-Back" by Ralph Henry Barbour
The referee, a well-known football player and coach, raised his whistle.
"Behind the Line" by Ralph Henry Barbour
Coach younger boys in football.
"The Boy and the Sunday School" by John L. Alexander
George Redington of Yale was our football coach.
"Football Days" by William H. Edwards
At Stanford he at once identified himself with the football men, and they welcomed him gladly as assistant coach.
"Stanford Stories" by Charles K. Field
A football coach is picked out for his ready tongue.
"At Good Old Siwash" by George Fitch
In another age he might have been a college professor or even a football coach; he had an aptitude for the arts.
"This Crowded Earth" by Robert Bloch
Do you know, Don, Robey's got a lot of sense for a football coach?
"Left Guard Gilbert" by Ralph Henry Barbour
And Chub was too miserable to notice that the coach had confused baseball with football.
"The Crimson Sweater" by Ralph Henry Barbour
God, as some cynic has said, is always on the side which has the best football coach.
"Seeing Things at Night" by Heywood Broun
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In news:

Peer down the list of job titles and responsibilities for pro football coaches and the glory jobs rank this way: first and foremost, head coach, followed by offensive and defensive coordinator.
Pierz football coach Leo Pohlkamp was selected as an assistant coach for the 49th Minnesota High School All-Star football game to be held this year.
(AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference's football coaches have selected Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd as its player of the year and Duke's David Cutcliffe as its coach of the year.
The Atlantic Coast Conference's football coaches have selected Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd as its player of the year and Duke's David Cutcliffe as its coach of the year.
MOUNT PLEASANT, MI — Former Central Michigan University football coach Butch Jones has agreed to become the new football coach at Colorado, according to The Denver Post.
Eastern Oregon's Howard McDonald, a senior from Central Kitsap, has been selected to the NAIA Coaches' All-America Team, announced Wednesday by the American Football Coaches Association.
Penn State trustees fired football coach Joe Paterno and university president Graham Spanier (SPAN-yer) amid the growing furor over how the school handled sex abuse allegations against an assistant coach.
Utah State football coach Gary Andersen , who had been contacted by Cal about its vacant head coaching job, announced that he will remain with the Aggies.
Former Florida State football coach Mickey Andrews has played and coached football for more than 45 years.
Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line coach Sean Kugler was introduced as the new UTEP head football coach at a press conference Monday afternoon.
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — New Idaho football coach Paul Petrino has hired three assistant coaches.
Texas football coach Mack Brown, left, and Kansas coach Charlie Weis say they're both in rebuilding years, though Brown's Longhorns are 5-2 overall, 2-2 in the Big 12, while the Jayhawks are 1-6 and 0-4.
The Texas A&M System Board of Regents on Tuesday gave a big thumbs up to Head Football Coach Kevin Sumlin, the rest of the coaching staff, and the Aggie Football team.
Michigan State officials fired head football coach Bobby Williams Monday, following their worst football loss in over half a century.
He's too good of a football coach and too proven a football coach for somebody not to bite the bullet and bring him aboard -- baggage and all.
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