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Football Coach  
Marv Braden

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  Coached 1968 to 1972

Hot Springs Village, AR 71909


May, 1995 to Southeast Area Scout, including states of AR, LA, ,MS, KY, TN, AL plus all cross-checks for states of MO, KS, MD, VA.NC, SC, GA, FL.
1990-1995: Special Teams Coach: Cincinnati Bengals, plus nationwide scouting from January through the draft.
1986-1990: Special Teams Coach; St. Louis-Phoenix Cardinal
1981-1985: Special Offensive Asst.; San Diego Chargers
1977-1981: Special Teams Coach & Administrative Asst. to Head Coach Denver Broncos
1975-1976: Offensive Coordinator, Michigan State University. Lansing, Ml (Coached RB’s)
1974-1975: Offensive Coordinator, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX (Coached Off.Line)
1972-1973: Defensive Coordinator, Iowa State University, Ames, IA (Coached LBer’s)
1968-1972: Head Football Coach, Cal. Western Univ. (U.S.I.U.), San Diego, CA (Record: 26-12-1)
1966-1968: Head Football Coach, Northeast Mo. State University, Kirksville, MO (Record: 13-7-1)
1963-1966: Defensive Coordinator, Parsons College, Fairfield, IA (Coached Secondary)
1961-1963: Defensive Coordinator, Lafayette College, Easton, PA (Coached Secondary)
1960-1961: Defensive Asst., U. of Missouri, Columbia, MO (Coached Secondary)
1960-1961: Director of Health & Physical Education, Fulton H.S., Fulton, MO., Assistant Coach, Football, Basketball & Track


Head Coaching Record: 39-19-2; 67%
Coached #1 ranked Special Teams in NFL 4 different years.
From 1977 to 1995 coached 13 players who were voted to the Pro Bowl.

Assisted in coaching teams that made the playoffs in 7 different years, including 3 AFC Championship games & Super Bowl XII.
Coached every position in college football except defensive line.


Westport High School, Kansas City, Missouri. Graduated 1956.
Southwest Missouri State University; 1956-60; B.S. in Education
University of Missouri; 1960-61; Masters Degree in Education


 Coached in the following:
Orange Bowl, 1960
Gator Bowl, 1961
Pecan Bowl, 1965
Mercy Bowl, 1972
Super Bowl, XII

Senior Bowl, 1980

Senior Bowl, 1983

Super Bowl XXXII (Scout)