Ted Marchibroda

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Ted Marchibroda
Ted Marchibroda - 1953 Bowman.jpg
Marchibroda on a 1953 Bowman card
No. 17, 18, 7
Personal information
Date of birth: March 15, 1931
Place of birth: Franklin, Pennsylvania, USA
Date of death: January 16, 2016(2016-01-16) (aged 84)
Place of death: Weems, Virginia, USA
Career information
College: Detroit
NFL Draft: 1953 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5
Debuted in 1953 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Last played in 1957 for the Chicago Cardinals
Made coaching debut in 1961 for the Washington Redskins
Last coached in 1998 for the Baltimore Ravens
Career history

As coach:

Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Theodore "Ted" Joseph Marchibroda (March 15, 1931 – January 16, 2016) was a former American football quarterback and head coach in the National Football League.

He started playing as quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He then played for the Arizona Cardinals when they were in Chicago.[1]

He was a head coach for the Indianapolis Colts from 1975-1979 when they were in Baltimore.[2] He returned to the Colts as a head coach in Indianapolis from 1992-1995. He was an offensive coodinator on several teams. Marchibroda was signed by the new Baltimore Ravens from 1996 to 1998 as their head coach. Marchibroda has since retired from coaching.

Marchibroda died on January 16, 2016 in Weems, Virginia from natural causes at the age of 84.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ted Marchibroda - Player record". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 9 January 2010. 
  2. "Ted Marchibroda - Coaching record". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 9 January 2010. 
  3. "Ted Marchibroda dies at age 84". ESPN.com. Retrieved January 16, 2016. 
  4. "Renowned former NFL coach Ted Marchibroda dies at age 84". Washington Post.com. Retrieved January 17, 2016.