Al Groh Relieved Of Duties
Georgia Tech defensive coordinator exits in third season
Oct. 8, 2012
Groh is in his third year at Georgia Tech and the 45th season of a storied career that has taken him to eight different college campuses -- two as head coach -- and 13 seasons in the NFL with the Falcons, Giants, Browns, Patriots and jets. He served one season as head coach of the Jets in 2000.
Groh came to Georgia Tech after serving for nine seasons as head coach at the University of Virginia, his alma mater.
Statement from Al Groh
"I aimed to give the best that I had every day. It's been an honor to be a part of the legacy of Georgia Tech football. I feel positive that this is a good time in life to move on to a new situation."