John A. Anderson (American football)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

John A. Anderson (1933–1998) was a head football coach at both Middlebury College (1969–1972) and Brown University (1973–1983). Before becoming head coach at Middlebury he served as offensive line coach at Dartmouth and the defensive line coach at Boston College in 1968. In 1976 he led Brown to its first Ivy League conference championship. He left Brown in 1984 to work with the New England Institute of Technology in Florida.

Coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs Rank#
Middlebury Panthers (Independent) (1969–1972)
1969 Middlebury 2-6-0
1970 Middlebury 5-3-0
1971 Middlebury 6-2-0
1972 Middlebury 8-0-0
Middlebury: 21-11-0
Brown Bears (Ivy League) (1973–1983)
1973 Brown 4-3-1 4-3 5th
1974 Brown 5-4 4-3 4th
1975 Brown 6-2-1 5-1-1 2nd
1976 Brown 8-1 6-1 1st-t
1977 Brown 7-2 5-2 2nd
1978 Brown 6-3 5-2 2nd
1979 Brown 6-3 5-2 2nd
1980 Brown 6-4 4-3 3rd-t
1981 Brown 3-7 2-5 5th-t
1982 Brown 5-5 3-4 4th-t
1983 Brown 4-5-1 4-2-1 3rd-t
Brown: 60-39-3
Total: 81-50-3
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game. #Rankings from final Coaches' Poll.

External links[edit]