Young, John Paul

John Paul Young

Young was a starting offensive lineman at Abilene High in 1957 and then played collegiate football at Texas Western.  He made his mark as a long-time assistant coach, first at SMU and Texas A&M and then in the NFL with the Houston Oilers, New Orleans Saints, Kansas City Chiefs, Denver Broncos, and Chicago Bears.  He also coached in the Arena League and NFL Europe and was the head coach of the divisional championship Dallas Texans team in the Arena League.  He is also co-founder of the Angelo Football Clinic in San Angelo.