Bobby Dodd

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Birthday
11, 1908
Birthplace
Virginia
Death Date
Jun 21, 1988 (79)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
11, 1908
Birthplace
Virginia
Death Date
Jun 21, 1988 (79)

About

Hall of Fame college football coach who retired with a 165–64–8 record at Georgia Tech.

Before Fame

He played quarterback at Tennessee State for 3 seasons.

Trivia

He came up with the 'fumblerooski' trick play that Nebraska used 50 years later in the Orange Bowl against Miami.

Family Life

He married Alice Davis Dodd in 1933.

Associated With

He had a long-running feud with Alabama coach Paul Bear Bryant.