Hall of Fame: Tony Simmons, Coach

Touchdown Europe Hall of Fame, or, TDEU Approved, features some of the best coaches and players (domestic and import) across Europe. A place where coaches and players are highlighted for their work on and off the field.

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2008-2010. Hales Franciscan HS [Chicago, IL]
- Varsity Wide Receivers and Special Teams Coordinator, Strength/Speed/Conditioning
- Junior Varsity and Freshman OC, DC, ST Coordinator
- Co-Champions both Junior Varsity and Freshman
- Head Coach Track and Field
- Re-established a football and track program that was about to fold. Recruited and got the program some legs again.
- Coached 3 WR College Scholarships and 1 Track Scholarship


2012. Amstetten Thunder, Austria D2
- HC, OC, DC, ST Coordinator and Strength/Speed/Conditioning
- 3-3 Regular Season, 0-1 Playoffs
- Austrian D2 Playoffs after having team for 6 weeks

2011. Békéscaba Raptors, Hungary

- HC, OC, DC, ST Coordinator and Strength/Speed/Conditioning, Player
- 4-2 Regular Season, 2-0 Playoff, 0-1 Championship
- MAFL Championship Finalist

2010. Triangle Razorbacks, Denmark

- OC, ST Coordinator and Strength/Speed/Conditioning, Player
- 10-0 Regular Season, 1-0 Playoffs, 0-1 Championship
- DAFF Mermaid Bowl Finalist


2012 EFLI (Elite Football League of India)
- Coaching Consultant, HC, OC, DC , QB/WR/OL/LB/DB and Strength/Speed/Conditioning and Referee
- 3 months of total concentration to the game of football traveling between Mumbai, Chennai, Pune, Kolkata andHyderabad India teaching the game to the various coaches and players.
- 1st season ever in Sri Lanka


- W/L 20-7 as a Coach
- Professional Player Career (PATRIOTS, BROWNS, COLTS, GIANTS)
-2011 Hall of Fame St. Rita HS

Playing Career

-2011 Békéscsaba Raptors (Hungary) WR/KR
-2010 Triangle Razorback (Denmark) WR
-2009 Chicago Slaughter (CIFL) WR
-2005-07 British Columbia Lions (CFL) WR/KR
-2004 Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) WR
-2003 Indiana Firebird (AFL) LB/WR
-2002 New York Giants (NFL) WR/ST
-2001 Cleveland Browns & Indianapolis Colts (NFL) WR/KR
-2001 Barcelona Dragons (NFLE) WR/KR
-1998-01 New England Patriots (NFL) WR/KR