Larry Cook

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Larry Cook
Personal information
Date of birth (1939-02-12) February 12, 1939 (age 75)
Place of birth Fairbury, Illinois
Career information
Position(s) Scouting Consultant
Team(s) as a coach/administrator





Cal State Fullerton
St. Louis Rams
(Scouting Assistant)
New England Patriots
New England Patriots
(Director of College Scouting)
New England Patriots
(Regional Scout)
New England Patriots
(Scouting Consultant)

Larry Cook (born February 12, 1939) is a scouting consultant for the New England Patriots of the National Football League. Cook began his career in football as a coach at Fountain Valley High School in Fountain Valley, California in 1963. In 1975, he left Fountain Valley for California State University, Fullerton, where he accepted a position as an assistant coach on the school's football team. In 1979, he entered the St. Louis Rams' scouting department, where he stayed until joining the scouting department of the New England Patriots in 1985.[1] In 1997, Cook was promoted to the team's director of college scouting, a position he held until becoming a regional scout in 2003.[2] He then was named a scouting consultant in 2006.