Marty Feldman, American football coach, Died a 93


Martin “Marty” Feldman was born on September 12, 1922, and died on December 5, 2015.

He was the second head coach of the American Football League’s Oakland Raiders.

Martin became head coach on September 18, 1961, following the dismissal of Eddie Erdelatz.

His overall record as head coach was 2-15.

Martin was succeeded by Red Conkright on October 16, 1962.

He was born in Los Angeles, California, Martin played college football at Stanford University, where he played guard.

Martin also played on the school’s rugby team, and was named to the Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame for that sport.

He served in the United States Marines during World War II and earned three Purple Hearts.

Martin Feldman passed away on December 5, 2015 at the age of 93.