Former Alabama graduate assistant hired as Western Michigan's new head coach

Alabama head coach Nick Saban has seen a number of his former assistants hired to become head coaches elsewhere. On Thursday, Western Michigan anno...

December 16, 2022
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Alabama head coach Nick Saban has seen a number of his former assistants hired to become head coaches elsewhere. On Thursday, Western Michigan announced that the program hired Lance Taylor to be the next head coach of the program. Taylor was a graduate assistant during his time at Alabama. Before that, he was a walk-on wide receiver for the Tide. He played under former head coach Mike Shula from 1999-2003. Buy Crimson Tide Tickets Several years later, Taylor began his coaching career as a graduate assistant.

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