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Overview

Ted Roof

Date of birth
Dec 11, 1963

Ht: 6'1" Wt: 235 lbs.

Birthplace
Lawrenceville, GA

Hometown
Lawrenceville, GA

College
Georgia Institute of Technology

High school
Central Gwinnett

Summary
Terrence Edwin Roof, Jr. (born December 11, 1963 in Lawrenceville, Georgia) is the current defensive coordinator and linebackers coach for Auburn University. He is noted for his highly aggressive defenses and had most recently been the defensive coordinator at Minnesota during the 2008 season after having served as the head football coach at Duke University from 2003 until 2007...
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Staff career
Massachusetts FootballRecruiting Coordinator

Coaching career
Auburn FootballDefensive Coordinator, Linebackers Coach

Minnesota FootballDefensive Coordinator

Duke FootballHead Coach, Defensive Coordinator, Linebackers Coach

Georgia Tech FootballDefensive Coordinator, Linebackers Coach

Western Carolina FootballDefensive Coordinator

Massachusetts FootballDefensive Coordinator, Defensive Line Coach

West Georgia FootballLinebackers Coach

Alabama FootballGraduate Assistant Coach

Playing career
Georgia Tech FootballOutside Linebacker, Inside Linebacker
1985 All-ACC

Recent activity

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Senior Defensive Lineman Jordan Hill - Quotes
We're still going to be doing the same type of stuff. I heard there might be a couple types of blitzes, but for the most part we'll still be playing a 4-3. It's going to be a great Penn State defense.
Pennsylvania State University Athletics Department, Feb 02, 2012
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Bernhardt and Fitzgerald Join Penn State Football Staff
Penn State head football coach Bill O'Brien has announced the appointments of Jim Bernhardt as the Nittany Lions' Special Assistant to the Head Coach and Director of Player Development and Craig Fitzgerald as Director of Strength and Conditioning for Football.
Pennsylvania State University Athletics Department, Jan 30, 2012
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O'Brien Completes Penn State Defensive Coaching Staff
Penn State head football coach Bill O'Brien hascompleted his defensive coaching staff with the appointments of Ted Roof as defensive coordinator and John Butler as secondary coach. Roof and Butler helped Auburn and South Carolina, respectively, to historic...
Pennsylvania State University Athletics Department, Jan 13, 2012
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O'Brien Announces Several Members of Nittany Lion Coaching Staff
Penn State head football coach Bill O'Brien today announced seven members of his first coaching staff, bringing together a unit with extensive collegiate and National Football League experience.
Pennsylvania State University Athletics Department, Jan 10, 2012
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John Denton's Knights Insider: The O'Leary Coaching Tree Continues to Prosper
With Bill O'Brien's appointment as head coach at Penn State, the George O'Leary coaching tree that already has roots throughout college football sprouted yet another branch.
University-of-Central-Florida Athletics Department, Jan 09, 2012
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Coach Bill O'Brien Introductory Press Conference
Thank you, Jeff, and good morning, everyone. Welcome. Thank you for being here. I'm very pleased and proud to be with you this morning for an exciting moment in Penn State's history. The Penn State football program has a great legacy and has contributed...
Pennsylvania State University Athletics Department, Jan 08, 2012
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Virginia Falls in Chick-fil-A Bowl to Auburn
Michael Rocco throws for 312 yards and two scores
Virginia Athletics Department, Jan 01, 2012
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Backups lead Auburn past Virginia 43-24 (AP)
Playing without its top quarterback and running back, Auburn used tandems at each position to set a season scoring high and beat Virginia 43-24 in the Chick-fil-A Bowl on Saturday night. Auburn was without running back Mike Dyer, who was suspended for an...
Yahoo! Sports, Jan 01, 2012
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Auburn State of the Program with Jacobs
Auburn Director of Athletics Jay Jacobs gives a state of the program as the year 2011 comes to a close.
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Dec 30, 2011
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John Denton's Knights Insider: Getting the Very Best From His Players
Looking for a way to get his defense to force more turnovers and create more havoc for opposing quarterbacks, UCF head coach George O'Leary reached into his past Thursday and hired Ted Roof as the Knights' new defensive coordinator.
University-of-Central-Florida Athletics Department, Dec 09, 2011
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John Denton's Knights Insider: A Monumental Week for UCF
UCF's long journey to joining a conference that will allow its athletics teams to compete at the highest level came to a joyous culmination when the Knights officially accepted a bid into the BIG EAST Conference.
University-of-Central-Florida Athletics Department, Dec 08, 2011
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UCF Announces the Hiring of Roof as Defensive Coordinator
UCF head coach George O'Leary announced Tuesday the hiring of Ted Roof as the Knights defensive coordinator. Roof has spent the previous three seasons in the same position at Auburn, while working specifically with the linebackers as well. He also served...
University-of-Central-Florida Athletics Department, Dec 08, 2011
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Extra Points: Bells of the Ball
Everett Withers decreed to his staff as they began preparations for Carolina's 98th contest with their rivals from Duke, "Wherever we go, the bell goes too," he said. It's not unusual for Carolina head coaches to order The Victory Bell transported each day...
University-of-North-Carolina-Chapel-Hill Athletics Department, Nov 28, 2011
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Auburn Football Practice Report
The No. 24 Auburn football team returned to the practice fields after taking Sunday off as the Tiger began preparations for Saturday's game against No. 2 Alabama.
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Nov 21, 2011
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Auburn Football Practice Report
The Auburn football team returned to the practice field Sunday night for a light practice session. The Tigers (6-4) practiced in helmets and shorts for an hour as they began preparation for this Saturday's Homecoming game against in-state rival Samford (6-4).
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Nov 14, 2011
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Auburn Football Practice Report
The No. 24/25 Auburn football took the outdoor practice fields Sunday night for a light practice session. The Tigers (6-3, 4-2 SEC) practiced in helmets and shorts for just under two hours as they began preparations for this Saturday's game at No. 14/16...
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Nov 07, 2011
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Auburn Football Practice Report
The No. 19/23 Auburn football took the outdoor practice fields Sunday night for a light practice session.
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Oct 17, 2011
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Auburn Football Practice Report
The No. 24 Auburn Tigers took the outdoor practice fields once again on Sunday night for a light practice session.
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Oct 10, 2011
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Auburn Football Practice Report
The Auburn football team spent an hour on the outdoor practice fields Sunday night working on corrections from Saturday's win over Florida Atlantic and beginning preliminary work for next Saturday's conference match-up with No. 10/9 South Carolina.
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Sep 26, 2011
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Auburn Football Practice Report
The 19th-ranked Auburn Tigers (2-0) went through a 50 minute practice session on Sunday night in helmets and shorts as they began preparations for their upcoming meeting with Clemson (2-0).
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Sep 12, 2011
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