A Farewell To First State Legend Tubby Raymond
The life of Delaware Hall of Fame Football Coach was celebrated Friday at the Bob Carpenter Center in Newark, DE. Former Vice President Joe Biden, former NFL MVP and Blue Hen quarterback Rich Gannon spoke as did Raymond’s sons Chris and David.
Raymond, one of the nation’s most successful college football coaches, passed away at the age of 92 on Dec. 8, 2017 following a brief illness.
In a 36 year coaching career, all at Delaware, Raymond won 300 games and led the Blue Hens to three national championships.