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Overview

Hank Bullough

Date of birth
Jan 24, 1934

Ht: 6'0" Wt: 230 lbs.

Birthplace
Scranton, PA

Hometown
Canton, OH

College
Michigan State University

High school
Timken

Summary
Hank Bullough is a former head coach of the Buffalo Bills. He is credited with being a significant figure in bringing the 3-4 defense to the NFL as defensive coordinator for the New England Patriots in the 1970s. He also played guard at the 1952 Rose Bowl-winning Michigan State University football team.
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Awards

NCAA D-I FBS Champion (AP)
Michigan State Spartans Football
1952

NCAA D-I FBS Champion (USA Today Coach's Poll)
Michigan State Spartans Football
1965, 1952

Super Bowl Champion
Indianapolis Colts
1970

AFC Champion
Cincinnati Bengals
1981
Indianapolis Colts
1970

Coaching career
Michigan State FootballAssistant Coach, Defensive Coordinator, Defensive Line Coach

Detroit LionsDefensive Coordinator

Green Bay PackersDefensive Coordinator

Buffalo BillsHead Coach, Associate Head Coach, Defensive Coordinator

Cincinnati BengalsLinebackers Coach, Defensive Coordinator

New England PatriotsDefensive Coordinator, Associate Head Coach, Defensive Line Coach

Baltimore ColtsLinebackers Coach

Playing career
Green Bay PackersOffensive Guard, Linebacker

Trivia
  • Was the Head Coach of the Pittsburgh Maulers (1984) of the USFL

Nicknames
Doctor of Defense

Family members on Fanbase
Charles Bullough (son), Shane H. Bullough (son), Kristi Evans (granddaughter), Max Bullough (grandson)

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History of the Buffalo Bills (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
The Buffalo Bills have been playing football in the city of Buffalo, NY, in one form or another, since 1947. Professional football was extremely popular in Buffalo even before the NFL came calling. By the time the NFL and AFL had merged in 1969, the Buffalo...
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Interim NFL coaches like Jason Garrett find wins hard to come by
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Added Hank Bullough to the 1969 Michigan State Spartans Football team roster.
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Added Hank Bullough to the 1970 Michigan State Spartans Football team roster.
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Added Hank Bullough to the 1959 Michigan State Spartans Football team roster.
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Spartan Football Fantasy Camp Scheduled For June 15-16
Adult men (18 and older) are invited to enroll in the fifth-annual Spartan Football Fantasy Camp, scheduled for June 15-16 on the Michigan State campus. The entire Michigan State coaching staff, led by head coach Mark Dantonio, will conduct position meetings,...
Michigan State University Athletics Department, May 14, 2010
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