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Jackie Simpson

Jack Maylon Simpson

Position: LB-K
Height: 6-0    Weight: 225 lbs.

Born: August 20, 1936 in Corinth, MS
Died: June 2, 1983 in Pontiac, MI
High School: Corinth
College: Mississippi   (school history)
Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 21st round (246th overall) of the 1958 NFL Draft.

Playing Record

Team's Ranks

Team Ranks in various categories, Lower ALWAYS indicates better performance.
Overall Offense Rushing Off Passing Off Defense Rushing Def Passing Def
Year Tm Tms WL% T/G Pts± Yds± Yds Pts GvA Att Yds TD Y/A FL Att Yds TD Int NY/A Yds Pts TkA Att Yds TD Y/A FR Att Yds TD Int nY/A
1978 SDG 28 8 27 7 4 4 6 26 9 20 12 25 21 4 1 2 23 3 8 21 19 4 15 5 24 18 18 7 27 13 3
1979 SDG 28 1 5 1 4 5 2 8 25 27 2 26 1 5 1 6 22 3 5 2 3 1 8 17 15 10 19 7 1 3 5
1980 SDG 28 4 25 6 1 1 4 28 17 16 8 24 27 2 1 3 22 2 6 18 13 8 10 20 16 5 20 6 8 18 4
1981 SEA 28 22 6 21 26 20 15 9 27 27 16 24 26 8 12 12 5 14 26 25 3 26 27 23 28 1 12 11 22 13 11
1982 SEA 28 15 19 19 19 22 27 17 25 27 25 25 22 5 16 19 15 24 12 5 14 27 27 24 27 14 4 3 1 10 4
5 yrs %tile 68 45 65 65 66 65 41 30 20 59 15 34 86 81 74 41 71 63 53 66 56 41 40 25 69 51 79 61 63 84
3 yrs SDG 88 36 87 93 92 89 30 43 29 77 14 45 90 100 90 24 94 81 55 62 88 64 54 38 64 36 80 61 63 89
2 yrs SEA 38 59 32 23 29 29 57 11 7 30 16 18 80 54 48 68 36 36 50 73 9 7 20 5 77 75 79 63 63 77

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1978 42 NFL San Diego Chargers Defensive Coordinator
1979 43 NFL San Diego Chargers Defensive Coordinator
1980 44 NFL San Diego Chargers Defensive Coordinator
1981 45 NFL Seattle Seahawks Defensive Coordinator
1982 46 NFL Seattle Seahawks Defensive Coordinator

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
Don Coryell Defensive Coordinator
Mike McCormack Defensive Coordinator
Jack Patera Defensive Coordinator
Tommy Prothro Defensive Coordinator