Al Michaels (American football coach)
November 14, 1911|
October 17, 1991 79) (aged|
Raleigh, North Carolina
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1935–1953||Penn State (assistant)|
|1954–1970||NC State (DC)|
|Administrative career (AD unless noted)|
|1975–1977||NC State (assistant AD)|
|Head coaching record|
Al Michaels (November 14, 1911 – October 17, 1991) was an American football player, coach, and college athletics administrator. Defensive Coordinator for North Carolina State University under Earle Edwards from 1954 to 1970, he has long been considered one of the games most influential defensive minds with his famous "white shoes defense". He acted as interim head football coach for the 1971 team, hiring protege Chuck Amato to his first full-time assistant job during his tenure as head coach.
Head coaching record
|NC State Wolfpack (Atlantic Coast Conference) (1971)|
- Powell, K. Adam (2004-01-01). Border Wars: The First Fifty Years of Atlantic Coast Conference Football. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 9780810848399.