August 15, 1929 |
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1961–1965||Mississippi Valley State|
|1966–1973||Grambling State (assistant)|
|1979–1996||Fort Valley State|
|Head coaching record|
|College Football Hall of Fame
Inducted in 2008 (profile)
Douglas "Doug" Porter (born August 15, 1929) is a former American football coach. He served as the head coach at Mississippi Valley State University (1961–1965), Howard University (1974–1978), and Fort Valley State University (1979–1996), compiling a career college football record of 155–110–5. He was also an assistant coach at Grambling State University under Eddie Robinson. Porter was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2008.
Porter was the fifth head football coach at Mississippi Valley State University located in Itta Bena, Mississippi and he held that position for five seasons, from 1961 until 1965. His coaching record at Mississippi Valley State was 21–20.
- Mississippi Valley State University coaching records Archived August 21, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
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