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Mike Bobo

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Sport(s)  Football
1993–1997  Georgia
Education  University of Georgia
Record  7–5
Spouse  Lainie Meshad (m. 1999)
Conference  MWC
Name  Mike Bobo
Title  Head coach
Position(s)  Quarterback

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Born  April 9, 1974 (age 41) Augusta, Georgia (1974-04-09)
Role  American football head coach
Team  Colorado State Rams football
Children  Drew Bobo, Olivia Bobo, Jake Bobo, Kate Bobo, Ava Grace Bobo
Teams coached  Colorado State Rams football (Head coach, since 2014)
Similar People  Mark Richt, Jim McElwain, Rashard Higgins, Brian Schottenheimer, Hutson Mason

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Robert Michael Bobo (born (1974-04-09)April 9, 1974) is an American college football coach and is the head coach of the Colorado State Rams football team. He succeeded Jim McElwain at CSU, making him the second consecutive SEC offensive coordinator hired to coach the Rams. Before joining the Rams, he spent all but one year of his adult life with the Georgia Bulldogs as a player or assistant coach.


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Playing career

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Bobo played for the Thomasville High School Bulldogs (Thomasville, GA) before playing college football at the University of Georgia (Athens, GA). Bobo was a four-year letterman with the Georgia Bulldogs football team from 1994 to 1997. He was the MVP of the 1998 Outback Bowl and holds several Georgia passing records.

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As a senior in 1997, he threw for 2,751 yards on 199 completions in 306 attempts and had 19 TD to just 8 INT.


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Bobo remained at Georgia as a member of the football administrative staff under Jim Donnan. After one year as a graduate assistant, he went to Jacksonville State as quarterbacks coach.

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A year later, he returned to Georgia as quarterbacks coach under newly hired Mark Richt. He was promoted to offensive coordinator in 2007. He is widely known for his knack in grooming successful Quarterbacks like Matthew Stafford, Aaron Murray and David Greene. in 2012, Bobo was a finalist for the Broyles Award, given annually to the nation's top college football assistant coach.

Colorado State

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On December 23, 2014 Bobo took the head coaching job at Colorado State University, that was previously held by Jim McElwain who left for the head coaching vacancy at the University of Florida. Coming off McElwain's 10-3 season, Bobo's first two teams went 7-6. In 2017-18, they begin play in the brand new on-campus stadium with a team that has high pre-season expectations.

Coaching Tree

Assistant coaches under Mike Bobo who became NCAA head coaches:

  • Tyson Summers: Georgia Southern (2016–present)
  • References

    Mike Bobo Wikipedia