Gamble in 1973
December 26, 1930|
Pitman, New Jersey
|Died:||January 28, 2014 83)(aged|
|Head coaching record|
|Regular season:||NCAA: 35–55–2 (.391)|
|Coaching stats at PFR|
Harry T. Gamble (December 26, 1930 – January 28, 2014) was an American football coach and executive. He was the head coach for the Lafayette College Leopards from 1967 to 1970, compiling a 21−19 record, before moving on to become the head coach for the University of Pennsylvania Quakers from 1971 yo 1980, earning a 34−55−2 record. He was hired by the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL) in 1981 as an unpaid volunteer assistant coach under Dick Vermeil, and quickly ascended to general manager of the team in 1985 and team president in 1986. He was general manager from 1985 to 1995, and team president from 1986 to 1994.
His son, Tom, was the vice president of player personnel for the Eagles from February 2013 to December 2014.
Head coaching record
|Lafayette Leopards (Middle Three Conference) (1967–1970)|
|Penn Quakers (Ivy League) (1971–1980)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title or championship game berth|
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