Head Coach:
Dick Biddle

Administrative Assistant:
Debbie Rhyde
email Rhyde

Assistant Coaches:
Kevin Bolis
email Bolis

Mike Foley
email Foley

Robert Fraser
email Fraser

Dan Hunt
email Hunt 

Nick Monroe
email Monroe

Ed Pinkham
email Pinkham 

Ross Thoreson
email Thoreson

Christopher Young
email Young

Football Fax:

Athletic Trainer:
Marty Erb
email Erb

  • Colgate has had 58 players who have gone on to appear on an active roster in the National Football League (1920-current), or the first American Football League.


Abbruzzino, Frank,
C-LB, Brooklyn Dodgers 1931; Cincinnati Reds-St. Louis Gunners 1933

Anderson, Ockie, TB-QB, Buffalo All-Americans 1920-22
Anderson, Winston, E-DLE, New York Giants 1936
Cabrelli, Larry, E, Philadelphia Eagles 1941-47
Call, Jack, B, Baltimore Colts, 1957-58
Carroll, Bart, T, Rochester Jeffersons 1920
Chesbro, Marcel, T, Cleveland Rams 1938
Crowther, Rae, E, Frankford Yellowjackets 1925-26

Crowther, Saville,
G, Frankford Yellowjackets 1925; Philadelphia Quakers 1926 (AFL)

Davidson, Joe, G-C, Chicago Cardinals 1928; Newark Tornadoes 1930
Duckworth, Joe, E, Washington Redskins 1947
Erenberg, Richard, B, Pittsburgh Steelers 1984-87
Fortmann, Dan, G, Chicago Bears, 1936-43
Gamble, Kenny, RB, Kansas City Chiefs, 1988-91
Gauer, Charles, E, Philadelphia Eagles, 1943-45
Geyer, Bill, HB, Chicago Bears, 1942-44

Gillo, Hank,
FB-TB, Hammond Pros 1920-21; Racine Legion 1922-24; Milwaukee Badgers 1925; Racine Legion 1926

Gillson, Bob,
G, Brooklyn Dodgers 1930-31
Glennie, George, G-E, Racine Legion 1926
Graham, Milt, OT, New England Patriots, 1961-63
Haines, Harry, T-G, Brooklyn Dodgers 1930-31; Staten Island 1931
Hart, Les, HB, Staten Island 1931
Hoague, Joe, B, Philadelphia Eagles 1943

Horning, Clarence,
T, Detroit Heralds 1920-21; Buffalo All-Americans 1921; Toledo Maroons 1922-23

Hubbard, Marv, FB, Oakland Raiders 1967-75; Detroit Lions 1977

Ilg, Raymond,
LB, New England Patriots 1967-68

Irwin, Don,
B, Boston Braves 1936; Washington Redskins 1937-39; Rochester Tigers 1936 (AFL); New York Yanks 1936 (AFL).

Jamison, Al,
T, Houston Oilers 1960-62
Jaworski, Matt, LB, Indianapolis Colts 1991
Kershaw, George, DLE, New York Giants 1949
Kimmel, Jon, LB, Philadelphia Eagles 1985
Kinscherf, Carl, B, New York Giants 1943-44

Laird, Jim,
FB-G, Rochester Jeffersons 1920; Buffalo All-Americans 1920-21; Rochester Jeffersons 1921, Buffalo All-Americans 1922; Providence Steamroller 1925-28; Staten Island 1931

Leonard James,
T, Chicago Bears 1924
Long, Johnny, QB-DB, Chicago Bears 1944-45

MacKinnon, Jacques, TE, San Diego Chargers 1961-69; Oakland Raiders 1970

Mankat, Carl,
T-E, Dayton Triangles 1928-29

Manusky, Greg,
LB, Washington Redskins 1988-90; Minnesota Vikings 1991-93; Kansas City Chiefs 1994-99

Micka, Mike,
B, Washington Redskins 1944-45
Morelli, Francis, T, New York Jets 1962
Muehlheuser, Frank, FB, Boston Yankees 1948; New York Bulldogs 1949

Murphy, Mark, S, Washington Redskins 1977-84

Neacy, Clement,
E-T, Milwaukee Badgers 1924-26; Chicago Bears 1927; Duluth Eskimos 1927; Chicago Cardinals 1928

Parnell, Fred,
T-G, New York Giants 1925-27
Pillsbury, Gordon, C, Rochester Tigers 1936 (AFL)

Robinson, Eugene,
DB, Seattle Seahawks 1985-95; Green Bay Packers 1996-97; Atlanta Falcons 1998-99; Carolina Panthers 2000

Rowe, Robert,
B, Detroit Lions, 1934; Philadelphia Eagles 1935
Stacco, Edward, T, Detroit Lions 1947; Washington Redskins 1948
Stewart Charlie, G, Akron Indians 1923
Strack, Charlie, G, Chicago Cardinals 1928

Stramiello, Mike,
OE-DLE, Brooklyn Dodgers 1930-32; Staten Island 1932; Brooklyn Dodgers 1934

Traynor, Barney,
C, Milwaukee Badgers 1925

Tryon, Ed,
TB-WB, New York Yankees 1926 (AFL); New York Yankees 1927

van Eeghen, Mark, FB, Oakland Raiders 1974-81; New England Patriots 1982-83
Volgeneau, E.P., G, Rochester Jeffersons 1924
Wasicek, Charles, T, Rochester Tigers 1936 (AFL)
Weber, Charlie, G-T, Brooklyn Lions 1926

Welsh, Jim,
G-T, Frankford Yellowjackets 1924-25; Pottsville Maroons 1926

Yablok, Julius,
TB-BB, Brooklyn Dodgers 1930-31; Staten Island 1931


Bovell, Dave, DB, Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990-91; Toronto Argonauts 1991-92

Burgess, Tom, QB, Ottawa Rough Riders 1986, 1992-93; Saskatchewan Roughriders 1987-89, 94-95; Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990-91

Bushey, Paul,
RB, Saskatchewan Roughriders 1990-91, Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1991-94, Ottawa Rough Riders 95

Calabria, Steve, QB, Montreal Concordes 1986
Graham, Milt, OT, Ottawa Rough Riders 1956-61
Jaworski, Matt, LB, Sacramento Goldminers 1994
Nichol, Jeff, LB, Hamilton Tiger Cats 1994



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