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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Murphy Football Team History

Murphy Panthers
Murphy High School

100 S. Carlen St. Mobile, AL 36606
Stadium: Ladd-Peebles Stadium
Colors: Blue & Gold
Coach: John Brimm

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1926  <-- 1938 <- 1939 -> 1940 --> 2020

1939 Season Highlights
 John Brimm enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at Murphy.
1939 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 22  vs. Jackson    64   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 29  vs. Baldwin County    19   0   W       
 Sat., Oct. 7  vs. Biloxi MS    6   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 13  @ Ramsay    0   39   L       
 Fri., Oct. 20  @ Pensacola FL    0   20   L       
 Fri., Oct. 27  vs. Phillips Birmingham    6   21   L       
 Fri., Nov. 3  @ Sidney Lanier    2   24   L       
 Fri., Nov. 17   McGill-Toolen    12   7   W       
 Fri., Dec. 1   UMS    32   7   W       
1939 Season Totals
  Points Scored141
  Scoring Average15.7
  Points Allowed124
  Defense Average13.8
  Opponents Record42-17 -4
  Home Record3-1
  Away Record0-3
1939 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Murphy was not ranked.

1939 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Murphy Players on File.

1939 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 BentonHB HM  MA
 John KamphiusT 2nd  MA

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Bart Starr received coaching from Kentucky great Babe Parilli his senior season at Sidney Lanier in hopes of joining Bear Bryant at Kentucky. He had to settle for Alabama.