April 9, 1974 |
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
Jacksonville State (QB)
|Head coaching record|
Robert Michael Bobo (born college football coach and is the head coach of the Colorado State Rams football team. He succeeds Jim McElwain at CSU. He becomes the second consecutive SEC offensive coordinator hired to coach the Rams.April 9, 1974) is an American
Bobo played for the Thomasville High School Bulldogs (Thomasville, GA) before playing college football at the University of Georgia (Athens, GA). Bobo was a four year letterman with the Georgia Bulldogs football team from 1994 to 1997. He was the MVP of the 1998 Outback Bowl and holds several Georgia passing records.
As a senior in 1997 he threw for 2751 yards on 199 completions in 306 attempts and had 19 TD to just 8 INT.
Bobo has been at the University of Georgia for the last 14 years. There he had been a Quarterbacks coach all 14 years and been the Offensive Coordinator since 2007 all under Mark Richt. He helped groom very successful Quarterbacks in Matthew Stafford and Aaron Murray.
On December 23, 2014 Bobo had decided to take the head caching vacancy at the University of Colorado State, that was previously held by Jim McElwain who left for the head coaching vacancy at the University of Florida.