Al Simpson

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Al Simpson
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1916-07-19)July 19, 1916
Humboldt, California
Died September 13, 1976(1976-09-13) (aged 60)
Cottage Grove, Oregon
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1946–1950 Southern Oregon
Head coaching record
Overall 27–16–1 (.625)
College Football Data Warehouse

Alexander Irv Simpson[1] is a former American football coach. He was the head coach for the Southern Oregon Raiders located in Ashland, Oregon for five seasons, from 1946 until 1950. His coaching record at Southern Oregon was 27–16–1. As of the conclusion of the 2009 season, this ranks him #6 at Southern Oregon in total wins and #1 at the school in winning percentage (.625).[2]

He was a graduate of Southern Oregon College and the University of Oregon, in the years 1937 and 1939 respectively. Prior to coaching at Southern Oregon, he had coached in high schools in Oregon, including in Ashland and Medford.[3]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs NAIA Coaches' Poll#

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Southern Oregon Raiders (NAIA) (NAIA Independent) (1946–1950)
1946 Southern Oregon 8–0
1947 Southern Oregon 7–2
1948 Southern Oregon 5–5
1949 Southern Oregon 5–2–1
1950 Southern Oregon 2–7
Southern Oregon: 27–16–1
Total: 27–16
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title
#Rankings from final Coaches' Poll.


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  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Southern Oregon Coaching Records". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 4, 2010. 
  3. ^ [2]