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Lane Kiffin on Saban: "I'm Not Big on Humiliating Assistant Coaches"


Lane Kiffin and Nick Saban seem like polar opposites, but during his tenure at Alabama, somehow they made it work.

During an interview with SiriusXM College Sports Nation, the FAU coach talked a bit about how his style differs from that of his former boss. Kiffin seems to go with a more laid-back method when it comes to the assistant coaches.   

"That's not really how I do it," Kiffin said. "Those things come up, and everybody has different ways of dealing with them. It's just not really how I do it. I'm not really big on humiliating assistant coaches in front of everybody. I write down notes. In the staff meeting, I explain what we want to get done."

We'll see if Kiffin's method proves to be a winning style.