Longtime TCU football coach Eddie Williamson retires

Posted Wednesday, Jun. 18, 2014  comments  Print Reprints
A

Have more to add? News tip? Tell us

Longtime TCU assistant football coach Eddie Williamson has retired, according to multiple sources.

Williamson had been at TCU since December 2000 where he served as offensive line coach until earlier this year. He was moved to a newly created staff position called director of player personnel of offense.

Since 2002, Williamson had the title assistant head coach under Gary Patterson.

Williamson coached 20 all-conference linemen since 2005, including three in the NFL — Marcus Cannon (Patriots), Marshall Newhouse (Packers) and James Dunbar, who signed a free agent contract with the Bears earlier this spring. He coached for 39 years.

Williamson, 62, suffered a heart attack on the sidelines early in a game against San Diego State in November 2010 and was rushed to the hospital. He made a full recovery was back in the office four days later. He was back on sidelines for the the Frogs’ Rose Bowl win later that season.

Stefan Stevenson, 817-390-7760 Twitter: @StevensonFWST

Looking for comments?

We welcome your comments on this story, but please be civil. Do not use profanity, hate speech, threats, personal abuse or any device to draw undue attention. Our policy requires those wishing to post here to use their real identity.

Our commenting policy | Facebook commenting FAQ | Why Facebook?





Tuesday, October 21Full Scoreboard
San Francisco3Bottom 3rd | Box
Kansas City0@theBallpark | TV: FOX
110th World Series, Game One.
Full Scoreboard
Tuesday, October 21Full Scoreboard
Houston523rd Qtr | Box
Miami41TV: TNT, CSN-HOU
Indiana373rd Qtr | Box
Minnesota52
Utah583rd Qtr | Box
Oklahoma City50
Portland111st Qtr 8:10 | Box
Denver8
Phoenix 10/21 10:00 PM ET
LA Lakers TV: TWC SN, D
LA Clippers 10/21 10:30 PM ET
Golden State TV: TNT
Full Scoreboard
Week 8Full Scoreboard
Thursday
San Diego 8:25 PM ET
Denver TV: CBS/NFL Network
Sunday
Detroit 9:30 AM ET
Atlanta TV: FOX
Seattle 1:00 PM ET
Carolina TV: CBS
Baltimore 1:00 PM ET
Cincinnati TV: CBS
Miami 1:00 PM ET
Jacksonville TV: CBS
St. Louis 1:00 PM ET
Kansas City TV: FOX
Chicago 1:00 PM ET
New England TV: FOX
Buffalo 1:00 PM ET
NY Jets TV: CBS
Minnesota 1:00 PM ET
Tampa Bay TV: FOX
Houston 1:00 PM ET
Tennessee TV: CBS
Philadelphia 4:05 PM ET
Arizona TV: FOX
Oakland 4:25 PM ET
Cleveland TV: CBS
Indianapolis 4:25 PM ET
Pittsburgh TV: CBS
Green Bay 8:30 PM ET
New Orleans TV: NBC
Monday
Washington 8:30 PM ET
Dallas TV: ESPN
Full Scoreboard
Tuesday, October 21Full Scoreboard
San Jose33rd Prd 10:44 | Box
Boston3TV: TVA Sports, CSN-CA, NESN
NY Rangers23rd Prd 6:17 | Box
New Jersey3TV: MSG, MSG+
Toronto53rd Prd 10:42 | Box
NY Islanders2TV: TSN4, MSG+2
Detroit13rd Prd | Box
Montreal0TV: FSN-DET, RDS
Arizona12nd Prd 10:28 | Box
Nashville2TV: FSN-AZ, FSN-TN
Carolina12nd Prd 13:27 | Box
Winnipeg2TV: FSN-CAR, TSN3
Philadelphia01st Prd 3:28 | Box
Chicago3TV: NBCSN, CSN-PHI, CSN-CH
Vancouver02nd Prd | Box
Dallas3TV: SN-PAC, FSN-SW
Florida11st Prd 13:21 | Box
Colorado0TV: FSN-FL, Altitude
Tampa Bay01st Prd 14:31 | Box
Calgary0TV: SUN, SN-W
Full Scoreboard