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Alabama hires Lane Kiffin as OC

Lane Kiffin, after leading USC to a 28-15 record in three-plus seasons and Tennessee to a 7-6 record in 2009, is heading to Alabama to join Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Saban has high praise for Kiffin, saying he has "a very good understanding of the game" and that he "coaches with a great deal of passion and enthusiasm, and also does an excellent job as a teacher."

What do you think of Alabama's hiring Lane Kiffin as its offensive coordinator?

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  • Will Nick Saban and Lane Kiffin win a national championship together at Alabama?

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  • What is your opinion of Lane Kiffin?

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