Doc Urich

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Doc Urich
Doc Urich.jpeg
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born September 20, 1928
Died April 28, 1997(1997-04-28) (aged 68)
Playing career
1947–1950 Miami (OH)
Position(s) End
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1951–1955
1956–1963
1964–1965
1966–1968
1969–1970
1971
1972–1975
1976
1978–1980
1981–1983
1984
1985
Miami (OH) (assistant)
Northwestern (assistant)
Notre Dame (assistant)
Buffalo
Northern Illinois
Buffalo Bills (DC)
Denver Broncos (DL)
Denver Broncos (OL)
Washington Redskins (DC)
Green Bay Packers (DL)
Denver Broncos (ST)
Denver Broncos (TE/AOL)
Head coaching record
Overall 24–26
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse

Richard W. "Doc" Urich (September 20, 1928 – April 28, 1997) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at the University of Buffalo from 1966 to 1968 and at Northern Illinois University from 1969 to 1970, compiling a career college football record of 24–26.

Coaching career[edit]

Urich was the 12th head football coach for the Northern Illinois University Huskies located in DeKalb, Illinois and he held that position for two seasons, from 1969 until 1970. His career coaching record at Northern Illinois was 6 wins, 14 losses, and 0 ties. This ranks him 14th at Northern Illinois in total wins and 18th at Northern Illinois in winning percentage.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Buffalo Bulls (Independent) (1966–1968)
1966 Buffalo 5–5
1967 Buffalo 6–4
1968 Buffalo 7–3
Buffalo: 18–12
Northern Illinois Huskies (Independent) (1969–1970)
1969 Northern Illinois 3–7
1970 Northern Illinois 3–7
Northern Illinois: 6–14
Total: 24–26

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Ray Malavasi
Buffalo Bills Defensive Coordinator
1971
Succeeded by
Jim Dooley