John Swofford Football News & Bio

Name:John Swofford
Hometown:North Wilkesboro, NC
High School:Wilkes Central
Born:December 6, 1948 (75)
Notes:Football, UNC Athletic Director, ACC Commissioner
John Swofford

Chansky’s Notebook: No Bargains
Florida State is making the biggest noise about leaving the ACC with Clemson not far behind. Both schools have lawyered up to see if they...

Florida State takes aim at former ACC commissioner John Swofford in amended lawsuit against league
Florida State University has personalized its legal battle with the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Seminoles filed an amended complaint against the league late Monday that...

The pioneer: Ricky Lanier reflects on being UNC's first Black football player
The story goes that starting quarterback John Swofford went down early with an injury, meaning North Carolina coach Bill Dooley had to turn to his...

Chansky’s Notebook: Dream to Nightmare
Has the grant of rights spelled doom for the ACC? UNC’s John Swofford was considered a great ACC commissioner. However, one negotiation Swofford engineered for...

John Swofford discusses ACC commissioner retirement and more
John Swofford served as athletic director at UNC from 1980 to 1997. In July 1997, he was named the fourth commissioner of the ACC, a...

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