Terry Malone

Terry Malone is an American football coach for the Bowling Green Falcons.[1][2] He currently serves as the team’s running backs coach and offensive coordinator[3]

Terry Malone
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Terry Malone in 1995 for Bowling Green
LSU Tigers
Position:Senior Defensive Analyst
Personal information
Born:Buffalo, New York
Career information
College:Holy Cross
Career history
As a coach:
Career highlights and awards

Playing careerEdit

Born in Buffalo, New York and raised in Redford, Michigan, Malone played four seasons as a tight end[4] at Holy Cross,[5] where he was the Crusaders' captain during his senior season. He also earned a bachelor's degree in history.[6]

Coaching careerEdit

Early coaching careerEdit

Malone began his coaching career as a graduate assistant at Arizona in 1983 before moving on to his alma mater, Holy Cross, in 1985 to coach tight ends. He served as offensive line coach, tight ends coach, and offensive coordinator at Bowling Green from 1986-1995, where he was a part of two Mid-American Conference championships. He also spent the 1996 season as the offensive line coach at Boston College.


Malone was the offensive line coach at Michigan from 1997 to 2005. He took over the offensive coordinator role in 2002


Originally going to the New England Patriots, Malone was hired away by Sean Payton,[7] and became a part of his coaching staff in 2006 and helped the Saints capture their lone Super Bowl title in 2009.[8] He left after the 2014 season.[9][10]


Malone was hired February 22, 2015,[11] to coach tight ends at Purdue. On Dec. 22, 2015[12] he was promoted to Offensive Coordinator after the team fired John Shoop. However he only lasted in that role for one season.


  1. ^ "Terry Malone - Football Coach". Bowling Green State University Athletics. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  2. ^ Driskell, Bryan. "Coaching Candidate Profile: Terry Malone". Sports Illustrated Notre Dame Fighting Irish News, Analysis and More. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  3. ^ "OC Terry Malone to take over play-calling for Falcons in 2021". The Blade. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  4. ^ "Terry Malone College Stats". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  5. ^ "Give Another Hoiah! | magazine.holycross.edu". magazine.holycross.edu. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  6. ^ "From The Big Ten To The Big Easy". Holy Cross Athletics. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  7. ^ "Saints hire four assistant coaches". www.patriots.com. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  8. ^ "Terry Malone | Pro Football History.com". pro-football-history.com. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  9. ^ rvargas. "Departing Saints assistant Terry Malone says his family has 'loved making New Orleans our home'". NOLA.com. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  10. ^ Wire, S. I. "Report: Saints part ways with three assistant coaches". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  11. ^ Communications, Provided by Purdue Athletic. "2/22/15 Terry Malone". Purdue Exponent. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  12. ^ "Terry Malone - Football Coach". Purdue University Athletics. Retrieved 2021-02-27.