August 1, 1969 |
|Alma mater||University of the South|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1995–1996||Carolina Panthers (OQC)|
|1997–1998||Carolina Panthers (QB)|
|1999–2000||Chicago Bears (QB)|
|2001–2003||Chicago Bears (OC)|
|2004||Tampa Bay Buccaneers (QB)|
|2005||Oakland Raiders (QB)|
|2006||Oakland Raiders (TE)|
|2007–2011||North Carolina (OC/QB)|
John Shoop (born August 1, 1969) is an American football coach who is currently the offensive coordinator for the Purdue Boilermakers football team. He has coached in the National Football League (NFL) and at the collegiate level. He formerly served as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Growing up in Oakmont, Pennsylvania, Shoop played quarterback in high school, earning a scholarship to continue his football career at The University of the South. Shoop was a member of the Tigers football team from 1987–90, starting from 1988-90. As a senior captain in 1990, Shoop lead the Tigers to a Collegiate Athletic Conference title.
Shoop began his coaching career as a volunteer quarterbacks coach at Dartmouth College in 1991. He served as a graduate assistant at Vanderbilt University from 1992 to 1994, where he earned a Master of Education degree from Vanderbilt's Peabody School of Education.
Shoop spent four seasons with the Carolina Panthers, where he began his NFL coaching career at the age of 25. Shoop was an offensive quality control assistant for the Panthers from 1995 to 1996. He served as quarterbacks coach for Carolina from 1997 to 1998.
Shoop worked five seasons (1999–2003) for the Chicago Bears under head coach Dick Jauron. He served as the quarterbacks coach in 1999 and 2000. He was named offensive coordinator for the last four games of the 2000 season following incumbent Gary Crowton's departure for the head coaching position at Brigham Young University. Shoop then spent the next three seasons as the offensive coordinator (2001–2003).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
On January 24, 2013, Purdue University head football coach, Darrell Hazell hired Shoop to be the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for the Boilermakers football team after taking a year off from coaching. Purdue's offensive struggled in 2013, as Purdue was shut out in back-to-back games for the first time in 60 years, and struggled to reach 300 yards of total offense on a weekly basis.
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- Chicago Sun-Times http://posttrib.suntimes.com/sports/prosports/16479240-419/backup-qb-means-its-time-for-bears-to-run-the-ball.html. Missing or empty
- "Shoop to call offensive plays for Raiders". ESPN. November 29, 2006. Retrieved August 10, 2011.
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- "Purdue hires former Bears OC Shoop". www.chicagotribune.com (Chicago Tribune). January 26, 2013. Retrieved December 16, 2013.
- Mike Carmin (November 7, 2013). "Purdue’s offensive struggles reaching historic proportions". www.indystar.com. Indianapolis Star. Retrieved December 17, 2013.
- "Bob Shoop Bio". www.vucommodores.com. Vanderbilt University. Retrieved December 17, 2013.
|Chicago Bears Offensive Coordinator
|Oakland Raiders Offensive Coordinator
November 28, 2006–January 12, 2007
|North Carolina Tar Heels Offensive Coordinator
|Purdue Offensive Coordinator