Larry Simms was a former coach for the Chicago Marauders, he replaced Jerry Hatch for the coaching job after they missed the playoffs in 1979. Simms introduced his own coaching style by using the late game Hell-Mary(Hail Mary) and a Brick Wall Defence, it payed off in their championship runs in 1979-1980. In 1983 Larry Simms was tragically killed by mysterious gunman after a home game against Arizona.

Larry Simms at a Home game against Las Vegas

Coaching Record 73-23

August 29, 1929- September 25, 1983