Bobby Bowden Speaker Profile
Bobby Bowden Biography
College football coaching legend, Bobby Bowden was bornNovember 8, 1929 and coached the FloridaState Seminoles football team from the 1976 to 2009 seasons. During his time atFlorida State, Bowden led FSU to an Associated Press and Coaches Poll NationalTitle in 1993 and a BCS National Championship in 1999, as well as twelveAtlantic Coast Conference championships since FSU joined the conference in1991. After a difficult 2009 season and amid questioning fans, Bowden announcedhis retirement from FSU on December 1, 2009, just weeks after his 80thbirthday. His final coaching appearance was the 2010 Gator Bowl game on January1, 2010, with a 3321 victory over his former program, West Virginia.
Bowden finished his career second in all-time wins by aDivision I-FBS coach with 389 wins. A March 6, 2009 NCAA ruling requiringFlorida State to vacate wins for any games in which an ineligible playerparticipated, threatening to remove as many as 14 of Bowden's wins fromthe 2006 and 2007 seasons in relation to an academic scandal; Florida Stateappealed the ruling. The NCAA upheld the ruling on January 5, 2010. Upon finalinvestigation by Florida State University it was determined that Bowden was tovacate 12 wins, bringing his final career record to 3771294.
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