Lane Kiffin Biography - American football Coach

Lane Kiffin Biography Layla Kiffin - American football CoachLane Monte Kiffin (born May 9, 1975) is an American football coach who is currently the head coach at Florida Atlantic University. Kiffin formerly served as the offensive coordinator for the USC Trojans football team from 2005 to 2006, head coach of the National Football League's Oakland Raiders from 2007 to 2008, head coach of the University of Tennessee Volunteers college football team in 2009, and head coach of the Trojans from 2010 to 2013.

He was the youngest head coach in NFL history when he joined the Raiders, and, for a time, was the youngest head coach of a BCS Conference team in college football. Kiffin was the offensive coordinator at the University of Alabama from 2014 until 2016, when he was hired at Florida Atlantic. He left the offensive coordinator position on January 2, 2017, prior to the National Championship game on January 9 versus Clemson. Kiffin is the son of longtime NFL defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin.

Lane Kiffin Biography Layla Kiffin - American football CoachKiffin graduated from Bloomington Jefferson High School in Minnesota in 1994, and committed to Fresno State University. He played backup quarterback for the Bulldogs, giving up his senior season to become a Student Assistant Coach for position coach Jeff Tedford, who would later become the head coach at Cal. Kiffin graduated from Fresno State in 1998, where he also played basketball and baseball. Lane is the son of Monte Kiffin, a long time defensive coordinator in the National Football League, most notably for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Monte resigned as the defensive coordinator on Lane's staff at USC and was hired for the same position with the Dallas Cowboys.

Lane and his wife Layla, who is a University of Florida alumna, have three children, daughters Landry and Pressley and son, Monte Knox Kiffin. Kiffin's brother, Chris, was a defensive lineman at Colorado State University and is the current defensive line coach for Ole Miss. Kiffin's father-in-law, John Reaves, is a former starting NFL and USFL quarterback who played college football for the Florida Gators. On February 28, 2016, Lane and Layla announced that they were separating and have mutually decided to divorce.
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