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Lane Kiffin

Lane Monte Kiffin (born May 9, 1975) is the current head coach of the University of Southern California Trojans college football team. He was previously the head coach of the Tennessee Volunteers college football team, the Oakland Raiders of the NFL, and the offensive coordinator for the Trojans. He is the son of longtime NFL defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin, who serves as his assistant head coach. Kiffin is a 1993 graduate of Bloomington Jefferson High School in Minnesota and a 1998 graduate of Fresno State University. He played backup quarterback for the Fresno State Bulldogs and gave up his senior season to become a Student Assistant Coach at Fresno State University, where his position coach was current University of California Head Coach Jeff Tedford. He earned his bachelor degree in Leisure Service Management from Fresno State in 1998 where in addition to football, he played basketball and baseball.

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Lane Kiffin's Mom -- 'I'm Praying for a Guardian Angel'

Lane Kiffin's Mom
'I'm Praying for a Guardian Angel'

Lane Kiffin's mother tells TMZ Sports ... she's so worried about her son returning to Tennessee that she's "praying for a guardian angel" to keep him safe when Alabama takes on UT this weekend.We… READ MORE >

Lane Kiffin -- No Special Police Protection ... For Tennessee Return

Lane Kiffin
No Special Police Protection ... For Tennessee Return

Lane Kiffin will NOT receive any special protection from the University of Tennessee PD when he returns to UT this weekend -- despite the fact everyone in the state hates his guts. Kiffin --… READ MORE >

- 61 days ago
Daniel Tosh -- ANNIHILATES LANE KIFFIN ... 'Die of AIDS, You Pedophile'

Daniel Tosh
ANNIHILATES LANE KIFFIN 'Die of AIDS, You Pedophile'

Tosh.0Get More: Comedy Central Daniel Tosh does not care for Lane Kiffin ... at least judging by his new sketch in which he blasts the Alabama offensive coordinator as a "pencil d**k" and a… READ MORE >

- 69 days ago
Vince Vaughn -- Buys Lane Kiffin's Beach Mansion

Vince Vaughn
Buys Lane Kiffin's Beach Mansion

Lane Kiffin's loss is Vince Vaughn's gain ... because the "Wedding Crashers" star has been ID'd as the mystery buyer who paid $6.5 million for the Manhattan Beach pad Lane Kiffin sold when after… READ MORE >

- 280 days ago
Lane Kiffin -- $1 MILLION BONUS ... Thanks to USC

Lane Kiffin
$1 MILLION BONUS ... Thanks to USC

USC is the gift that keeps on giving for Lane Kiffin ... because SC's ex-football coach just raked in a cool $1 MILLION PROFIT after selling the home where he lived during his stint as a… READ MORE >

- 294 days ago
Lane Kiffin -- I Can't Stop Losing in CALI ... Coach Takes Hit on Real Estate Deal

Lane Kiffin
I CAN'T STOP LOSING IN CALI Coach Takes Hit in Real Estate Deal

Lane Kiffin must really be in a hurry to get the hell out of CA ... 'cause TMZ Sports has learned, the 'Bama bound coach just got HOSED on the smaller of his two West Coast properties.The Crimson… READ MORE >

- 321 days ago
Lane Kiffin -- I Hate My Puppies

Lane Kiffin
I Hate My Puppies

Lane Kiffin is a puppy hater ... in fact, Lane tells TMZ Sports he hates his adorable little rascals so much, he's including them with the sale of his Manhattan Beach mansion. The ex-USC football… READ MORE >

- 343 days ago
Lane Kiffin -- I Don't' Hate USC ... Even If They Still Hate Me

Lane Kiffin
I DON'T HATE USC Even If They Still Hate Me

Lane Kiffin tells TMZ Sports ... humiliating termination on the LAX tarmac be damned, he's still rooting for USC. Kiffin returned to the airport this weekend -- the same place where SC officials… READ MORE >

- 345 days ago
Snoop Lion -- Dissin' Lane Kiffin'

Snoop Lion
Dissin' Lane Kiffin'

Snoop Lion is a HUGE fan of the USC Trojans -- he's been on the sidelines, his son might play football there ... and he was once arrested while wearing an SC jersey (2006). So, it definitely meant… READ MORE >

- 442 days ago
Lane Kiffin -- $500k Housing Mystery ... After USC Firing

Lane Kiffin
$500k Housing Mystery After USC Firing

USC didn't just take Lane Kiffin's dignity, the university might also be in a position to take his house ... TMZ has learned. We broke the story ... after Lane accepted the head coaching… READ MORE >

- 448 days ago

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