Roland Dale

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Roland Dale
No. 82
Date of birth (1927-10-30)October 30, 1927
Place of birth Magee, Mississippi
Date of death April 23, 2012(2012-04-23) (aged 84)
Place of death Jackson, Mississippi
Career information
Position(s) End
College Ole Miss
Career history
As player
1950 Washington Redskins
Career stats

Roland Hall Dale (October 30, 1927 – April 23, 2012) was an American football player, coach, and college athletics administrator. He played professionally as an end in the National Football League (NFL) with the Washington Redskins for one season in 1950. He played college football at the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss).

Dale was the ninth head football coach at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana and he held that position for two seasons, from 1972 until 1973. His coaching record at Southeastern Louisiana was 7–14 Dale went on to become an athletic administrator, serving as athletic director at the University of Southern Mississippi from 1974 to 1986. He died on April 23, 2012.[1]


  1. ^ Kellenberger, Hugh (April 23, 2012). "Former UM coach, USM AD Dale dies". Jackson Clarion-Ledger. 

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