Ex-Tennessee DE rips Lane Kiffin for leaving Alabama

KNOXVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 15:  Offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin of the Alabama Crimson Tide looks on during the game against the Tennessee Volunteers at Neyland Stadium on October 15, 2016 in Knoxville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers and former Tennessee defensive end Robert Ayers ripped Florida Atlantic head coach Lane Kiffin after the former Alabama offensive coordinator left his job just a week before the College Football Playoff National Championship.

Kiffin left Alabama saying he wanted concentrate on his new job. He also left Tenneseee after just one season in 2009 to take the head coaching job at Southern California.

Ayers left Tennessee for the NFL before Kiffin took the job there and took to Twitter to voice his opinion about Kiffin moving on from Alabama.

Steve Sarkisian will assume coordinator duties for Alabama, who with a victory over Clemson on Monday would claim their fifth national championship in the last eight years.

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