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Stephen Orr Spurrier (born April 20, 1945) is an American college football coach who is the current head coach of the University of South Carolina's Gamecocks football team. He is also a former college and professional player, and professional coach. Spurrier is a native of Florida, graduated from high school in Tennessee, and is an alumnus of the University of Florida, where he played college football for the Florida Gators. He was a two-time All-American quarterback, and was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player. Spurrier played professional football for the San Francisco 49ers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL) for ten seasons in the 1960s and 1970s. He is best known for winning the Heisman Trophy in 1966, and for coaching the Florida Gators football team to six Southeastern Conference (SEC) championships and a consensus national championship in 1996.

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The greatest 4th quarter comeback in NCAA history, FSU vs Florida 11/26/94. Be sure to watch it in high quality by clicking below the video.
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Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney answers South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier's comments after South Carolina's win over Clemson. Part about South Carolina beg...
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Spurrier calls a trick play to put the game out of reach for Mississippi State in 2006. The Gamecocks win 15-0.
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"Yeah, this head ball coach."
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News & Observer--AP South Carolina coach -Steve Spurrier- Tuesday was rattling off teams his Gamecocks are fighting with in the Southeastern Conference's East Division - there ... - Date : Wed, 20 Oct 2010 06:10:02 GMT+00:00
Spurrier looking for mental toughness - Anderson Independent Mail Tweet this news
Anderson Independent Mail--COLUMBIA When an offensive lineman came off the field after a play last Saturday against Kentucky, -Steve Spurrier- asked why he went left ... - Date : Wed, 20 Oct 2010 02:43:27 GMT+00:00
In the SEC, East is least so far - Tbo.com Tweet this news
Tbo.com--AP file photos While Auburn's Cam Newton (left) and LSU's Les Miles (right) are smiling, Urban Meyer and -Steve Spurrier- are struggling. ... - Date : Wed, 20 Oct 2010 05:36:19 GMT+00:00

USFL : The Ladies Clinic
Team Year Regular Season Postseason
Won Lost Ties Win % Finish Won Lost Win %
Tampa Bay Bandits 1983 11 7 0 .611 3rd in Central Div.   -   - -
Tampa Bay Bandits 1984 14 4 0 .778 2nd in Southern Div. 0 1 .000
Tampa Bay Bandits 1985 10 8 0 .556 5th in Eastern Con. 0 1 .000
Total 35 19 0 .648

National Football League :
Team Year Regular Season Postseason
Won Lost Ties Win % Finish Won Lost Win % Result
WAS 2002 7 9 0 .438 3rd in NFC East   -   -   - -
WAS 2003 5 11 0 .313 3rd in NFC East   -   -   - -
WAS Total 12 20 0 .375   -   -   -
Total 12 20 0 .375

Florida Gators head football coaches

Jack Forsythe (1906 - 1908) * George E. Pyle (1909 - 1913) * Charles J. McCoy (1914 - 1916) * Alfred L. Buser (1917 - 1919) * William G. Kline (1920 - 1922) * James Van Fleet (1923 - 1924) * Harold Sebring (1925 - 1927) * Charlie Bachman (1928 - 1932) * Dennis K. Stanley (1933 - 1935) * Josh Cody (1936 - 1939) * Thomas Lieb (1940 - 1945) * Raymond Wolf (1946 - 1949) * Bob Woodruff (1950 - 1959) * Ray Graves (1960 - 1969) * Doug Dickey (1970 - 1978) * Charley Pell (1979 - 1984) * Galen Hall (1984 - 1989) * Gary Darnell (1989) * Steve Spurrier (1990 - 2001) * Ron Zook (2002 - 2004) * Charlie Strong (2004) * Urban Meyer (2005 - )

South Carolina Gamecocks head football coaches

Whaley * Murphy * Wertenbaker * Hunt * Dickson * Williams * Benet * McKay * Neff * Edgerton * Warren * Foster * Dobson * Metzger * Bocock * Lightsey * Laval * McCallister * Enright * Moran * Newton * McMillan * Giese * Bass * Dietzel * Carlen * Bell * Morrison * Woods * Scott * Holtz * Spurrier

Current head football coaches of the Southeastern Conference

Eastern DivisionUrban Meyer (Florida) * Mark Richt (Georgia) * Joker Phillips (Kentucky) * Steve Spurrier (South Carolina) * Derek Dooley (Tennessee) * Bobby Johnson (Vanderbilt)
Western DivisionNick Saban (Alabama) * Bobby Petrino (Arkansas) * Gene Chizik (Auburn) * Les Miles (LSU) * Houston Nutt (Ole Miss) * Dan Mullen (Mississippi State)

Heisman Trophy winners

1935: Berwanger * 1936: Kelley * 1937: Frank * 1938: O'Brien * 1939: Kinnick * 1940: Harmon * 1941: B. Smith * 1942: Sinkwich * 1943: Bertelli * 1944: Horvath * 1945: Blanchard * 1946: G. Davis * 1947: Lujack * 1948: D. Walker * 1949: Hart * 1950: Janowicz * 1951: Kazmaier * 1952: Vessels * 1953: Lattner * 1954: Ameche * 1955: Cassady * 1956: Hornung * 1957: Crow * 1958: Dawkins * 1959: Cannon * 1960: Bellino * 1961: E. Davis * 1962: Baker * 1963: Staubach * 1964: Huarte * 1965: Garrett * 1966: Spurrier * 1967: Beban * 1968: Simpson * 1969: Owens * 1970: Plunkett * 1971: Sullivan * 1972: Rodgers * 1973: Cappelletti * 1974: Griffin * 1975: Griffin * 1976: Dorsett * 1977: Campbell * 1978: Sims * 1979: C. White * 1980: Rogers * 1981: Allen * 1982: H. Walker * 1983: Rozier * 1984: Flutie * 1985: Jackson * 1986: Testaverde * 1987: Brown * 1988: Sanders * 1989: Ware * 1990: Detmer * 1991: Howard * 1992: Torretta * 1993: Ward * 1994: Salaam * 1995: George * 1996: Wuerffel * 1997: Woodson * 1998: Williams * 1999: Dayne * 2000: Weinke * 2001: Crouch * 2002: Palmer * 2003: J. White * 2004: Leinart * 2005: Bush * 2006: T. Smith * 2007: Tebow * 2008: Bradford * 2009: Ingram

Chic Harley Award winners

1955: Cassady * 1956: Hornung * 1957: Crow * 1958: Cannon * 1959: Cannon * 1960: Bellino * 1961: E. Davis * 1962: Baker * 1963: Staubach * 1964: Timberlake * 1965: Garrett * 1966: Spurrier * 1967: Beban * 1968: Simpson * 1969: Owens * 1970: Plunkett * 1971: Sullivan * 1972: Rodgers * 1973: Cappelletti * 1974: Griffin * 1975: Griffin * 1976: Dorsett * 1977: Campbell * 1978: Sims * 1979: C. White * 1980: Rogers * 1981: Allen * 1982: H. Walker * 1983: Rozier * 1984: Flutie * 1985: Jackson * 1986: Harbaugh * 1987: Spielman * 1988: Sanders * 1989: Thompson * 1990: Lewis * 1991: Howard * 1992: Torretta * 1993: Ward * 1994: Salaam * 1995: George * 1996: Davis * 1997: Woodson * 1998: Williams * 1999: Dayne * 2000: Heupel * 2001: Dorsey * 2002: Dorsey * 2003: Fitzgerald * 2004: Bush * 2005: Bush * 2006: T. Smith * 2007: Tebow * 2008: Bradford * 2009: McCoy

Sporting News College Football Player of the Year winners

1942: Sinkwich * 1943: Bertelli * 1944: Horvath * 1945: Blanchard * 1946: G. Davis * 1947: Lujack * 1948: D. Walker * 1949: Hart * 1950: Janowicz * 1951: Kazmaier * 1952: Vessels * 1953: Lattner * 1954: Cassady * 1955: Cassady * 1956: McDonald * 1957: Crow * 1958: Cannon * 1959: Cannon * 1960: Bellino * 1961: Ferguson * 1962: Baker * 1963: Staubach * 1964: Butkus * 1965: Anderson & Grabowski * 1966: Spurrier * 1967: Beban * 1968: Simpson * 1969: Owens * 1970: Plunkett * 1971: Sullivan & Marinaro * 1972: B. Jones * 1973: Hicks * 1974: Griffin * 1975: Griffin * 1976: Dorsett * 1977: Campbell * 1978: Sims * 1979: C. White * 1980: Green * 1981: Allen * 1982: H. Walker * 1983: Rozier * 1984: Flutie * 1985: Jackson * 1986: Testaverde * 1987: Brown * 1988: Sanders * 1989: Hagen * 1990: Ismail * 1991: Howard * 1992: M. Jones * 1993: Ward * 1994: Salaam * 1995: Frazier * 1996: Wuerffel * 1997: Woodson * 1998: Williams * 1999: Dayne * 2000: Weinke * 2001: Crouch * 2002: Palmer * 2003: J. White * 2004: A. Smith * 2005: Bush * 2006: T. Smith * 2007: Tebow * 2008: Harrell, Bradford & McCoy * 2009: Ingram

UPI College Football Player of the Year winners

1950: Janowicz * 1951: Kazmaier * 1952: Vessels * 1953: Giel * 1954: Ameche * 1955: Cassady * 1956: Majors * 1957: Crow * 1958: Cannon * 1959: Cannon * 1960: Bellino * 1961: Ferguson * 1962: Baker * 1963: Staubach * 1964: Huarte * 1965: Garrett * 1966: Spurrier * 1967: Simpson * 1968: Simpson * 1969: Owens * 1970: Plunkett * 1971: Marinaro * 1972: Rogers * 1973: Cappelletti * 1974: Griffin * 1975: Griffin * 1976: Dorsett * 1977: Campbell * 1978: Sims * 1979: C. White * 1980: Green * 1981: Allen * 1982: H. Walker * 1983: Rozier * 1984: Flutie * 1985: Jackson * 1986: Testaverde * 1987: Brown * 1988: Sanders * 1989: Ware * 1990: Detmer * 1991: Howard

Florida - Georgia Game Hall of Fame

University of Florida: Carlos Alvarez * Reidel Anthony * Kerwin Bell * Howell Boney * Joe Brodsky * Norm Carlson * Rick Casares * Wes Chandler * Chris Doering * Jimmy Dunn * Larry Dupree * Jeremy Foley * Don Gaffney * Ray Graves * Galen Hall * Ike Hilliard * Chuck Hunsinger * Willie Jackson Jr. * Doug Johnson * Charlie LaPradd * Buford Long * Shane Matthews * Lee McGriff * Ricky Nattiel * John Reaves * Errict Rhett * Steve Spurrier * Fred Taylor * Richard Trapp * Danny Wuerffel * Jack Youngblood
University of Georgia: Richard Appleby * Buck Belue * Charley Britt * Kevin Butler * Wally Butts * Mike Cavan * Vince Dooley * Robert Edwards * Bob Etter * Ray Goff * Cy Grant * Rodney Hampton * Terry Hoage * Dan Magill * Kevin McLee * Willie McClendon * Larry Munson * George Patton * John Rauch * Matt Robinson * Erk Russell * Jake Scott * Lindsay Scott * Frank Sinkwich * Bill Stanfill * Tommy Thurson * Charley Trippi * Herschel Walker * Tim Worley * Shawn Savage * Gene Washington * Eric Zeier

Florida Sports Hall of Fame

A - C
Ruth Alexander - Michelle Akers - Bobby Allison - Ottis Anderson - Don Aronow - Paul Azinger - Walter Lanier Barber - Rick Barry - Deane Beman - Patty Berg - Fred Biletnikoff - Otis Birdsong - Otis Boggs - Tommy Bolt - Wade Boggs - Bobby Bowden - Julius Barrows - Nick Bollettieri - Scot Brantley - Pat Bradley - Jerome Brown - Bill Buchalter - Lew Burdette - Nick Buoniconti - Norm Carlson - Steve Carlton - Harold Carmichael - JoAnne Carner - Jimmy Carnes - Don Carter - Gary Carter - Rick Casares - Charles Casey - Tracy Caulkins - Wes Chandler - Chandra Cheeseborough - Dean Chenoweth - Torchy Clark - Jerry Collins - Michael Collins - Cris Collinsworth - Pete Cooper - Leland "Lee" Corso - Jim Courier - Dave Cowens - Gene Cox - Larry Csonka - Hugh Culverhouse - Fran Curci
D - I
Darryl Dawkins - Andre Dawson - Jim Dooley - Herb Dudley - Angelo Dundee - James Everett - Chris Evert - J. Rex Farrior - Forrest K. "Fergie" Ferguson - Joe Fields - Don Fleming - Raymond Floyd - Ed Flynn - Bill France, Sr. - Betty Skelton Erde - Ron Fraser - Shirley Fry - Rowdy Gaines - Jake Gaither - Willie Galimore - Don Garlits - Steve Garvey - Ben Geraghty - Althea Gibson - Artis Gilmore - Laffayette G. Golden - Mary Ann Gonzalez - Ray Graves - Curt Gowdy - Bob Griese - Peter Gregg - Andy Gustafson - Nicole Haislett - Jack Harding - Doris Hart - Bill Hartack - "Bullet" Bob Hayes - Hurley Haywood - Ted Hendricks - Nash Higgins - Hulk Hogan - Nancy Hogshead - Dick Howser - Marcelino Huerta - H. Wayne Huizenga - Fred Hutchinson - Michael Irvin
J - Q
Julian E. Jackson - Davey Johnson - Jimmy Johnson - Deacon Jones - Jim Kelly - Bernie Kosar - Nick Kotys - Al Lang - Floyd E. Lay - Bernie Little - Larry Little - Pop Lloyd - Al Lopez - Dan Marino - Mike Martin - Tino Martinez - Bob Masterson - Walter Mayberry - Dick Mayer - Tim McDowell - Jack McEwen - Bill McGrotha - Hal McRae - George Mira - Hubert Mizell - Nat Moore - Perry Moss - Gardnar Mulloy - Bob Murphy - Jack Nelson - Jack Nicklaus - Greg Norman - Tom Nugent - Stephen C. O'Connell - George R. Olsen - Charlie Owens - Dick Pace - Arnold Palmer - John Pennel - Newton Perry - Bill Peterson - Lou Piniella - Dick Pope, Jr. - Dick Pope, Sr. - Edwin Pope - Boog Powell - Paul Quinn
R - Z
Tim Raines - Jim Rathmann - Bobby Riggs - Ken Riley - Joe Robbie - Glenn Robert - Robin Roberts - Chi Chi Rodriguez - Al Rosen - Pete Sampras - Deion Sanders - Doug Sanders - Gene Sarazen - Herb Score - Howard Schnellenberger - Pancho Segura - Monica Seles - Earnie Seiler - Ron Sellers - Lee Roy Selmon - Rip Sewell - Frank Shorter - Don Shula - Hal Smeltzy - Emmitt Smith - Freddie Solomon - Steve Spurrier - George Steinbrenner - Payne Stewart - Lyn St. James - Roger Strickland - Pat Summerall - Don Sutton - Charlie Tate - Zack Taylor- Vinny Testaverde - James Van Fleet - Dale Van Sickel - Don Vellwe - Dick Vitale - Don Wallen - Paul Warner - Paul Warfield - Danny Wuerffel - Glenn Wilkes - Ted Williams - Early Wynn - Garo Yepremian - Jack Youngblood.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting quarterbacks

Spurrier * Dickinson * Hanratty * Hedberg * Huff * Blount * Williams * Boryla * Rae * Golsteyn * Thompson * DeBerg * Young * Reaves * Zorn * Testaverde * Ferguson * Chandler * Carlson * Erickson * Dilfer * Zeier * King * B. Johnson * R. Johnson * Simms * Griese * Gradkowski * Rattay * McCown * Garcia * Leftwich * J. Johnson * Freeman

Gator Football Ring of Honor

#7 Danny Wuerffel * #11 Steve Spurrier * #22 Emmitt Smith * * #74 Jack Youngblood * #88 Wilber Marshall



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