From 1974 to 1977, he played for the San Diego Chargers. From 2002 to 2012, he was a defensive line coach for the Indianapolis Colts. He also coached the Los Angeles Rams, Cleveland Browns, Minnesota Vikings, Detroit Lions and the Denver Broncos.
Teerlinck died on May 10, 2020 at the age of 69.
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- Erickson, Joel A. (May 11, 2020). "Legendary Colts defensive line coach John Teerlinck dies at 69". The Indianapolis Star. Retrieved May 11, 2020.