- 1 Who is Kliff Kingsbury?
- 2 Celeb Facts
- 3 Kliff Kingsbury Trivia
- 4 Kliff Kingsbury Bio, Age, Ethnicity, Education, Siblings
- 5 Is Kliff Kingsbury married or dating? Girlfriend & Wife
- 6 Kliff’s career as a player
- 7 Kliff Kingsbury’s Coaching Career
- 8 How much is Kliff Kingsbury’s Net Worth and Salary?
- 9 Height, Weight and Social media
Who is Kliff Kingsbury?
Kliff Timothy Kingsbury alias Kliff Kingsbury is an American football coach and former player. Currently, Kliff is serving the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL) as it’s head coach. After Cardinals hired Kliff as it’s head coach on January 8, 2019, lots of changes and improvement in Cardinals game is seen. Apart from this, Kliff Kingsbury has already remained head coach for well-known clubs like Houston Cougars, Texas Tech Red Raiders, and Texas A&M Aggies. Taking Kliff’s dedication and fame as a coach into highlights, we cannot forget his deed during his career as a player. Kingsbury was selected in the 6th round with 201st overall pick by the New England Patriots in the 2003 NFL Draft. In fact, Kliff is the Associated Press National Offensive Player of the Year and the recipient of 2002 Sammy Baugh Trophy.
Want to know more about this American coach and former player? If so, then keep scrolling the article below to know more about Kliff Kingsbury.
|Birth Place||San Antonio, Texas|
|Siblings||one brother: Klint Kingsbury|
|Net Worth||$15 million|
|Eye Color||Hazel Blue|
|Hair Color||Drak Blonde|
|Status||In relationship with Holly Sonders|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches (1.91m)|
|Weight||100kg (220 Ib)|
Kliff Kingsbury Trivia
- He was awarded Sammy Baugh Trophy in 2002.
- In 2002, Kliff added himself with the title of Associated Press National Offensive Player of the Year.
Kliff Kingsbury Bio, Age, Ethnicity, Education, Siblings
The famous American coach, Kingsbury first took a breath on this earth on August 9, 1979. By August of 2019, he has successfully completed 40 years of his age. He was born in San Antonio, Texas, the US to parents Tim Kingsbury (father) and Sally Kingsbury (mother). His father is a Vietnam war veteran and Purple Heart recipient. Moreover, Kliff’s mother passed away from soft tissue sarcoma in 2005. Besides, he raised along with his brother Klint Kingsbury. Kliff was born under the birth sign Leo. Further, he holds American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Turning back and putting some flash into his education, he attended Braunfels High School in Texas. Later, he joined Texas Tech University after graduating from high school. Kliff graduated from Texas Tech University in 2001 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management from the Rawls College of Business.
Is Kliff Kingsbury married or dating? Girlfriend & Wife
Kliff can easily captivate the eyes of many beautiful girls towards him by his good looking face and strong personality. we have got good news for girls having a crush on him. To the fact, the 40 years old Kliff hasn’t tied his knot with anyone yet. However, he is currently in an open relationship with Holly Sonders. Kliff’s girlfriend Holly is a sportscaster. Further, she is a Fox host and reporter who co-hosts 18 Holes.
The couple looks very good together. Moreover, Kliff is very secretive regarding his personal matter and doesn’t disclose single information about it. While the couple was secretly dating each other, Holly Sonders revealed their dating news on January 9, 2019, via a twitter post. Apart from this, they haven’t disclosed any information about their engagement or marriage. Their fans are hoping that they will soon provide them with the good news of their marriage. Besides, any information regarding their past affairs is under wrap.
Kliff’s career as a player
Kliff made his passion for football from his early age. He played football as a quarterback for his school team. Similarly, he also played football for his college team. Further, he played in the college team from 1998- 1999 under coach Spike Dykes. Additionally, he played under coach Mike Leach from 2000-2002. During his school and college football career, he recorded 39 school records, 13 Big 12 Conference records. Moreover, he also has7 NCCA FBS records.
While he was playing at the college, he was drafted 201st in the 6th round of the 2003 NFL Draft by New England Patriots. He started playing for New England patriots in 2003. However, he was unable to play rookie season due to injury. On September 6, 2004, he traded to the practice squad of New Orleans Saints. Later, he was released from practice squads after some days due to his game improvement. In 2005, he was signed by New York Jets. Kliff made his debut with Jets on November 20, 2005. Later in 2006, he joined Buffalo Bills. However, he didn’t make an appearance on any game of it. After that, Kliff spent some seasons with the Canadian Football League and NFL Europe. In 2002, Kliff was awarded Sammy Baugh Trophy. The same year, he added himself with the title Associated Press National Offensive Player of the Year.
Kliff Kingsbury’s Coaching Career
Soon after Kliff retired from his career as a player, he put his step towards football coaching. He started his coaching career at the University of Houston as the coaching staff. Further, he gained wide recognization due to Houston offense with Case Keenum as the lead man. After that, he was promoted to the offensive coordinator. Kliff worked as for Houston from 2008 to 2011. Then, he joined Texas A&M Aggies as it’s an offensive coordinator in 2012. While his career with Texas he was named 2012 Footballscoop.com Offensive Coordinator of the Year.
In 2013, he moved to Texas Tech Red Raiders to serve as it’s head coach. He made his contract with Texas Tech until 2018. Later when his contract expired, he left Texas Tech. On December 5, 2018, he joined USC and served as its offensive coordinator. As of now, he is serving as a head coach for Arizona Cardinals. Cardinals signed Kliff Kingsbury as it’s head coach on January 8, 2019, on 4 years contract.
How much is Kliff Kingsbury’s Net Worth and Salary?
Kliff has earned a good amount of money fom his playing and coaching career. He is 30th highest-paid coach in college football. As of 2019, he has a net worth of $15 million. As Kliff has just signed a 4 years contract with Cardinals, he would be earning millions as his salary. Moreover, Cardinal would pay $150, 000 for USC after Kliff resign it.
Kliff signed a 5 years contract with Texas Tech in 2012 with worth $10.5 million. However, he earned up to $13.5 million including bonuses. At that time, his salary was $3.5 million annually. Further, the contract extension promise to increase his salary By $200,000 yearly until 2020.
Height, Weight and Social media
As a former football player and a coach, Kliff is very concerned about his health. He looks very healthy and active. Kliff has a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.91m) and weighs 100kg (220Ib). Besides, he hasn’t disclosed any information baout his other body measurenment. Further, he has got dark blonde hair and hazel blue eye color.
Talking baout his social media appearance, he is active in most of the social media. He is most active in social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. As of now, he has 139k followers on Twitter, 58.7k followers on Facebook and 36.3k followers on Instagram.