On January 23, 2007, Raiders proprietor Al Davis employed the 31-year-old Lane Kiffin, making him the group’s youngest head coach in franchise historic previous. And Kiffin was given a two-year deal worth spherical $4 million with a bunch alternative for 2009.
Lane Kiffin, who was 32 when he coached his first recreation and was 31 when he was employed by the Raiders, turned the youngest head coach in NFL historic previous since 1946.
He moreover surpassed Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Eric Mangini of the New York Jets as a result of the youngest head coach given that AFL-NFL merger in 1970.
When Kiffin’s rookie season ended with a 4-12 doc, Davis, who was not renowned for being affected particular person collectively together with his coaches, reportedly tried to push Kiffin to retire, in response to ESPN NFL analyst Chris Mortensen on January 25, 2008.
What Did Lane Kiffin Say About Nil?
“You won’t have any good players if you have no money,” in response to Lane Kiffin. On Wednesday, the “Daily Cover” of Sports highlighted the top coach of the Rebels.