Mike Simmonds

American football player and coach (born 1964)
Mike Simmonds
Current position
TitleCo-Offensive Coordinator / Offensive Line
Biographical details
Born (1964-05-09) May 9, 1964 (age 58)
Belleville, Illinois
Alma materIndiana State University
Playing career
1983–1986Indiana State Sycamores
1987–1989Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1990San Diego Chargers
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
2006South Florida (GA)
2007–2009South Florida (GA), (Off Line)
2010Ball State (Off Line)
2011-2015North Texas (Off Line)
2016Eastern Illinois (Off Line)
2017Northern Iowa (Off Line)
2018UTEP (Off Line)

Mike Simmonds (born May 9, 1964) is a former professional football player and current college football assistant coach.

He played college football at Indiana State.[1]

He was drafted and signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 1987 and spent three seasons there, he was activated from the practice squad for 5 games during the 1989 season. He spent one season on the San Diego Chargers practice squad.[2]

He began his coaching career at Hillsborough High in Tampa before moving to Jefferson High as a head coach, during his seven-year tenure (1998–2005), his team reached the Florida High School Championship game three times (1998, 2002, 2004).[2][1]

He started his college coaching career in 2005.


  1. ^ a b "GoSycamores.com - Official Site of Indiana State Athletics". gosycamores.com.
  2. ^ a b "University of Northern Iowa Athletics - 2017 Football Coaching Staff". unipanthers.com.

External links

  • http://unipanthers.com/coaches.aspx?rc=596
  • http://gosycamores.com/hof.aspx?hof=117
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers 1987 NFL Draft selections