Jeffrey Raye Tedford is an American football coach and former player. He was most recently the head football coach at California State University, Fresno, a position which he held from 2017 to 2019. From 2002 to 2012, Tedford was the head football coach at the University of California, Berkeley, where he was twice named Pac-10 Coach of the Year and holds California Golden Bears football program records for most wins, games coached, and bowl game victories. Tedford played college football for the Fresno State Bulldogs before playing professionally at quarterback in the Canadian Football League. In his first head coaching position, Tedford inherited a Cal team that had won only one game in its 2001 season. He was named conference coach of the year in his first season in 2002 after winning seven games. Cal was ranked No. 2 nationwide midseason in 2007, the school's highest ranking since 1951.
|Born:||November 2, 1961, Lynwood, California|
|Overall:||108–71 (college), 7–11 (CFL)|
|Twitter:||Jeff Tedford's Twitter profile|
About Jeff Tedford
Head coach of the California Golden Bears football team from 2002 to 2012, who received praise for rescuing the program. He became offensive coordinator of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2014.
He played quarterback collegiately at Fresno State and professionally in the CFL.
In his second season as head coach, he led the Golden Bears to an upset of top-ranked Southern California.
He named his first son Taylor.
He coached quarterback Aaron Rodgers at California.
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