Kevin Kane (American football)
December 18, 1983 |
Kansas City, Missouri
|Alma mater||University of Kansas (BS, 2006), University of Wisconsin (MS, 2010)|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|2011||Northern Illinois (TE/FB)|
|2012||Northern Illinois (LB)|
|2013-2014||Northern Illinois (STC/LB)|
|2016-2017||Northern Illinois (DC/LB)|
In 2011, Kane began his first stint as Northern Illinois University. He coached the tight ends and fullbacks in 2011, before moving to the defensive side of the ball from 2012-2014, coaching the linebackers. Kane also coordinated the special teams in 2013 and 2014.
For the 2015 football season, Kane returned to his alma mater, coaching the Kansas linebackers. The following year, he returned to Northern Illinois as the defensive coordinator and linebackers coach.
Kane played Linebacker for the Kansas Jayhawks from 2002-2005. He was twice named Honorable Mention All-Big 12, and was Academic All-Big 12 three times. Kane was named a team captain for his senior season.
The Kansas City, Missouri native attended Rockhurst High School where he helped lead the team to a state championship in his junior season. He and his wife, Theresa, have two children, Jack and Colin.
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