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Jimmy Klingler
Position:Quarterback
Personal information
Born: (1972-02-17) February 17, 1972 (age 48)
Lima, Ohio
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school:Stratford (Houston, Texas)
College:Houston
Undrafted:1994
Career history
As player:
* Birmingham Barracudas (1995)
As coach:
* Dickinson Gators (1997–2001)
  • MacArthur High School (2002) (QB)
  • South Houston Trojans (2003–2006) (OC
  • Manvel Mavericks (2007–2012) (OC)
  • New Caney Eagles (2013) (OC)
  • Blinn Buccaneers (2014–present) (OC)
  • Career CFL statistics
    Comp. / Att.:47 / 98
    Passing yards:645
    TD-INT:4-7
    Rushing yards:22
    Career Arena statistics
    Comp. / Att.:45 / 96
    Passing yards:514
    TD-INT:7-2
    QB Rating:73.00
    Player stats at ArenaFan.com

    Jimmy Klingler (born February 17, 1972) is a former American football quarterback who played one season with the Birmingham Barracudas of the Canadian Football League. He played college football at the University of Houston and attended Stratford High School in Houston, Texas.[1] He was also a member of the Texas Terror of the Arena Football League.

    College careerEdit

    Klingler played for the Houston Cougars from 1991 to 1993. He led NCAA Division I-A in total offense with 3,768 yards in 1992. He also led Division I-A in total touchdowns and passing touchdowns with 32.[2]

    Professional careerEdit

    Birmingham BarracudasEdit

    Klingler played for the Birmingham Barracudas in 1995, recording four touchdowns on 645 passing yards.[3]

    Texas TerrorEdit

    Klingler played for the Texas Terror in 1996, recording seven touchdowns on 514 passing yards.[4]

    Coaching careerEdit

    Dickinson High SchoolEdit

    Klingler was a coach for the Dickinson Gators from 1997 to 2001.[1]

    MacArthur High SchoolEdit

    Klingler was quarterbacks coach at MacArthur High School in 2002.[1]

    South Houston High SchoolEdit

    Klingler was offensive coordinator for the South Houston Trojans from 2003 to 2006.[1]

    Manvel High SchoolEdit

    Klingler served as offensive coordinator of the Manvel Mavericks from 2007 to 2012.[1][5]

    New Caney High SchoolEdit

    Klingler was offensive coordinator of the New Caney Eagles in 2013.[5][6]

    Blinn CollegeEdit

    Klingler became offensive coordinator of the Blinn Buccaneers in 2014.[5][6]


    Personal lifeEdit

    Klingler's brother David also played quarterback for the Houston Cougars.[7] His son Cory plays football for the Rice Owls.[8]

    See alsoEdit

    ReferencesEdit

    1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Biography of Jimmy Klingler". katyruffriders.com. http://www.zoominfo.com/CachedPage/?archive_id=0&page_id=-1809632054&page_url=//www.katyruffriders.com/en/cms/?144&page_last_updated=2009-02-04T17:10:57&firstName=Jimmy&lastName=Klingler. Retrieved December 31, 2014.
    2. "Jimmy Klingler". sports-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on December 31, 2014. https://web.archive.org/web/20141231193820/http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/players/jimmy-klingler-1.html. Retrieved December 31, 2014.
    3. "Jimmy Klingler". justsportsstats.com. http://www.justsportsstats.com/footballstatsindex.php?player_id=klingjim001. Retrieved December 31, 2014.
    4. "Jimmy Klingler". arenafan.com. http://www.arenafan.com/players/Jimmy_Klingler-909/. Retrieved December 31, 2014.
    5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 "Jimmy Klingler". buccaneersports.com. Archived from the original on December 31, 2014. https://web.archive.org/web/20141231174044/http://www.buccaneersports.com/sports/fball/coaches/Jimmy_Klingler. Retrieved December 31, 2014.
    6. 6.0 6.1 MacPherson, Keith. "FOOTBALL: Former St. Pius X coach Blake Ware to become offensive coordinator at New Caney". yourhoustonnews.com. Archived from the original on December 31, 2014. https://www.webcitation.org/6VEprpNUp?url=http://m.yourhoustonnews.com/east_montgomery/sports/football-former-st-pius-x-coach-blake-ware-to-become/article_d5f2c1e6-aa22-11e3-b26b-001a4bcf887a.html?mode=jqm. Retrieved December 31, 2014.
    7. Gustkey, Earl (September 1, 1993). "New Trouble in Air for Trojan Defense : College football: Houston, with Jimmy Klingler, will be throwing out of the run-and-shoot.". Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on December 31, 2014. https://web.archive.org/web/20141231175445/http://articles.latimes.com/1993-09-01/sports/sp-29940_1_jimmy-klingler. Retrieved December 31, 2014.
    8. "Cory Klingler". riceowls.com. Archived from the original on December 31, 2014. https://web.archive.org/web/20141231175513/http://www.riceowls.com/sports/m-footbl/mtt/cory_klingler_906204.html. Retrieved December 31, 2014.

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