Paul Roach (American football)

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Paul Roach
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1927-10-24) October 24, 1927 (age 86)
Alma mater Black Hills State
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1972–1974
1975–1976
1977–1980
1987–1990
Oakland Raiders (OB)
Green Bay Packers (OC)
Denver Broncos (OB)
Wyoming
Head coaching record
Overall 35–15
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
2 WAC (1987–1988)
Awards
2× WAC Coach of the Year (1987–1988)

Paul Roach (born October 24, 1927) is a former American football coach and college athletics administrator. He served as the head football coach at the University of Wyoming from 1987 to 1990. While there, he compiled a 35–15 record, had a .700 winning percentage, highest in school history,[1] and two seasons of ten or more wins (1987–1988). During that time he also served as the school's athletic director, and won two Western Athletic Conference championships. In both those years, he won WAC Coach of the Year honors, and was a two-time finalist for National Coach of the Year.

He has also served as an assistant coach in the National Football League (NFL) with the Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, and Oakland Raiders.

Roach graduated from Black Hills Teacher's College (now Black Hills State University) in 1952.

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