Dr. Eddie Anderson, Hall of Fame Football Coach:

A Biography

By Kevin Carroll (McFarland & Company)


Eddie Anderson, a 1922 graduate of Notre Dame, captained Knute Rockne’s 1921 Irish squad and was a teammate of George Gipp. He went on to coach for 39 years, while also practicing medicine for 30 years.

This biography follows the man who won 200 games in his coaching career. Almost two dozen black and white photos are included, as well as an appendix that details Anderson’s career coaching record.

The author is head football coach and a history teacher at Albuquerque Academy in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

(July 2007)