Mouse Davis

American football head coach

1932 –

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Who is Mouse Davis?

Darrel "Mouse" Davis is a retired American football coach and former player. A veteran coach at the high school, college, and professional levels, he last coached with Jerry Glanville at Portland State and with June Jones at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Davis served as the head football coach at Portland State University from 1975 to 1980, compiling a record of 42–24. He has also been a head coach with the Denver Gold of the United States Football League, the New York/New Jersey Knights of the World League of American Football, and the Detroit Fury and the San Diego Riptide of the Arena Football League. A native of Washington, Davis grew up in Oregon, where he started his coaching career as a high school football coach. Davis is now widely regarded as the 'godfather' of the run and shoot offense.

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Born
Sep 6, 1932
Palouse
Nationality
  • Canada
Profession
Education
  • Western Oregon University

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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