Carl DePasqua
Biographical details
Bornc. 1927
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Playing career
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Pittsburgh (DB)
Pittsburgh Steelers (assistant)
Head coaching record
Overall32–30 (.516)
College Football Data Warehouse
Accomplishments and honors
1 NAIA National (1966)

Carl A. DePasqua (born c. 1927) is a former American football player and coach. DePasqua was an assistant coach at The University of Pittsburgh under head coach John Michelosen. He later served as the head football coach at Waynesburg University from 1966 to 1967 and at the University of Pittsburgh from 1969 to 1972, compiling a career college football record of 32–30. His Waynesburg Yellow Jackets won the NAIA Football National Championship in 1966.

Coaching careerEdit


DePasqua was the head football coach for the Waynesburg Yellow Jackets located in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania. He held that position for the 1966 and 1967 seasons.[1] His coaching record at Waynesburg was 19 wins and 1 losses. As of the conclusion of the 2010 season, this ranks him #10 at Waynesburg in total wins and #2 at the school in winning percentage (.950).[2]


DePasqua was an assistant coach for the University of Pittsburgh Panthers in the 1960s until the firing of head coach John Michelson after the 1965 season. In 1968, DePasqua served as an assistant coach in the NFL for the Pittsburgh Steelers before taking the position as the head coach with the University of Pittsburgh Panthers from 1969 to 1972. His Panther teams did turn in convincing wins against powerhouse teams such as West Virginia and Syracuse and posted a competitive season in 1970. His record at Pittsburgh was 13 wins and 29 losses, with a winning percentage of .310.[3]


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.