Jackie Sherrill

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Birthday
28, 1943
Birthplace
Duncan, OK
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
28, 1943 (age 76)
Birthplace
Duncan, OK

About

Longtime head coach who served for more than 10 years at Mississippi State, and most of the 1980s at Texas A&M.

Before Fame

He played college football at Alabama from 1962-65, winning two national championships, and after graduation joined its coaching staff.

Trivia

In 1991 he was hired by the perennial cellar-dwelling Mississippi State University team; during his run with the team he won 75 games - the most ever for any MSU coach.

Family Life

He was born in Duncan, Oklahoma.

Associated With

He played at Alabama under the mentorship of their great coach Bear Bryant.