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Encyclopedia > Dixie Howell
Dixie Howell
Date of birth November 24, 1912
Place of birth Hartford, AL
Date of death March 2, 1971 (aged 58)
Position(s) Quarterback (college)
Running back
Head Coach
College Alabama
Career Record 36-35-5
Stats
Playing Stats DatabaseFootball
Team(s) as a player
1936-1937 Boston/Washington Redskins
Team(s) as a coach/administrator
1938-1941
1947-1950
Arizona State (HC)
U. of Idaho (HC)

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College career

Howell played college football at the University of Alabama from 1932 to 1934. He was a consensus All-America selection in 1934 at the quarterback position, as well as being know as a god punter. He is also a member of the all-time Rose Bowl team and was inducted to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1970. A college football game between Colorado State and Air Force. ... The University of Alabama (also known as Alabama, UA or colloquially as Bama) is a public coeducational university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA. Founded in 1831, UA is the flagship campus of the University of Alabama System. ... Year 1932 (MCMXXXII) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link will display full 1932 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display full 1934 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... An All-America team is a sports team composed of star players. ... Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco sets up to throw. ... [[Image:|frame|right|Todd Sauerbrun punts the ball for the Carolina Panthers. ... The Rose Bowl can refer to: The Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena, California. ... College Football Hall of Fame front. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. ...


NFL Career

In 1937, Howell briefly played in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... The National Football League (NFL) is the largest and most prestigious professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ...


Coaching Career

Howell started his coaching career at Arizona State University, where he was the head coach from 1938 to 1941, compiling a 23-15-4 record. He then went on to coach at the University of Idaho from 1947 to 1950 and compiled a record of 13-20-1. Arizona State University (ASU) is a public research institution of higher education and research with campuses located in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area. ... The head coach in sports coaching is the coach who is in charge of the other coaches. ... Year 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... For the movie, see 1941 (film). ... The University of Idaho is the states most prominent land-grant and primary research university, located in the city of Moscow in Latah County. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1947 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Trivia

  • He has an uncredited role in the 1936 movie, The Adventures of Frank Merriwell as a football player.[1]
  • In the book To Kill a Mockingbird, Scout, in an attempt to cheer up her brother, tells him he resembles Dixie Howell.

1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Frank Merriwell was the fictional creation of Gilbert Patten, who wrote under the pseudonym Burt L. Standish. ... To Kill a Mockingbird is a Southern Gothic bildungsroman novel by Harper Lee. ...

External link

Biography at HickokSports.com: [2]

Preceded by
J.A. Brown
Arizona State Head Football Coach
19381941
Succeeded by
Raymond A. Curfman
Preceded by
Rudy Lavik
Idaho Head Football Coach
19471950
Succeeded by
Hillman Walker
v  d  e
Idaho Vandals Head Football Coaches

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