Nebraska Authors

Bob Devaney

AKA: Robert S. Devaney

Born 1915-04-13 Saginaw, MI

Died 1997-05-09
Lincoln, NE (USA)

Buried 1997-05

Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, NE

Former Head Coach of the Nebraska Football Team.

Places Lived

Saginaw, MI
Alma, MI
Laramie, WY
Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Nonfiction


Autobiography; Football; University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Alma College, Alma, MI


Athletic Director
Head Football Coach

Places Worked

Various high schools in Michigan
Michigan State University, Lansing, MI
University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
University of Nebraska-Lincoln


“150 Notable Nebraskans”, Number 21 on the Journal Star Sesquicentennial List of Significant Nebraskans
National Football Foundation Hall of Fame


Devaney. 1981.

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