Former Webb coach, father of Chad Pennington dies

Elwood Pennington (source:

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Elwood “Coach P” Pennington, former Webb School of Knoxville coach and father of former NFL quarterback Chad Pennington, passed away Monday.

Webb School made the announcement Monday.

Pennington taught middle school physical education for almost 10 years at Webb before retiring in 2003. He also coached girls basketball and was a longtime football coach for the Webb Spartans.

Funeral arrangements are pending.

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