Who is Layla Kiffin?
Who is Layla Kiffin? let’s start with who Lane Kiffin is. Lane is presently the head coach of the football team at the University of Mississippi and is an American football coach. Lane Kiffin’s ex-wife is named Layla. From 2000 to 2016, they had two children while they were still married. Since the divorce, Layla has stopped pursuing a career of her own and is no longer in the news.
Layla Kiffin Age, Childhood, Education
She is the offspring of John Reaves, a well-known American football player who spent 11 seasons in the National Football League (NFL), playing for teams like the Philadelphia Eagles, Cincinnati Bengals, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, as well as the Tampa Bay Bandits. John Reaves was born Layla Reaves in 1976. Although her mother’s identity is unknown, it is known that Layla’s parents separated when she was a little child. After years of issues due to addiction, her father passed away in 2017.
Layla spent her childhood in Gainesville, Florida, where she went to Bucholz High School, and after matriculation enrolled at the University of Florida.
Relationship with Lane Kiffin, Children, Divorce
When Lane and Layla first met, it was in 1999, and they clicked right away. In 2004, they got engaged, and they wed the following year. Their marriage lasted until 2016, when it ended badly due to Lane’s romance with the daughter of his head coach in 2015. Their divorce process was one of the most high profile.
Before their divorce, the couple welcomed three children, and Layla now has full custody over them. Layla has received around 34.5% of all of Lane’s income as a divorce settlement, and now lives with her children in Manhattan.
Layla Kiffin Net Worth, Body Stats, and Appearance
Following the split from her husband, Layla became a multi-millionaire, and her wealth is estimated at $2.1 million as of early 2020. Layla could have been a model with her admired beauty and body. She has blonde hair and blue eyes, stands at 5ft 6ins (1.67m) tall, and she weighs around 121lbs ~ 55kgs.
Layla Kiffin’s Ex-Husband, Lane Kiffin
The son of renowned American football coach Monte Kiffin and his wife Robin, Lane Monte Kiffin was born on May 9, 1975, in Lincoln, Nebraska, in the United States. Chris, one of his brothers who plays American football and currently serves as the San Francisco 49ers’ “Pass Rush Specialist” coach, is also active in the sport. Lane attended Minnesota’s Bloomington Jefferson High School, where he graduated in 1994.
He enrolled at Fresno State after graduating from high school and played quarterback for the Bulldogs there
He finished his studies in 1998, and in his senior career became a Student Assistant Coach for position coach Jeff Tedford.
Lane started his career as a graduate assistant for the Colorado State University team. This lasted just a year, before he was recruited by the Jacksonville Jaguars of the NFL, as their new quality control assistant. This also lasted a year, and then in 2001, he became the tight ends coach at the University of Southern California, under Pete Carroll. Lane remained at USC until 2006, during which time he covered several positions, including the wide receivers coach and offensive co-ordinator.
Oakland Raiders’ Youngest Head Coach
At just 31 years old, Lane was recruited by the Oakland Raiders and made their new head coach. Unfortunately, his time in Oakland wasn’t successful – in his first season, the Raiders had a record of just four wins and 12 losses, and due to continuing poor results, and tension between players, head coach and the owner, Al Davis, eventually resulted in Lane being fired over the telephone on the 30th September 2008.
Return to College Football
After his unsuccessful stint in NFL, Lane became the head coach of the University of Tennessee Volunteers, where he remained for only one season, and had a record of seven wins and six losses.