Richard Kent Austin is an American gridiron football coach and former player. He is the co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, a position he has held since 2019. Austin served as the head football coach at Cornell University from 2010 to 2012. He was the head coach of the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League in 2007 and CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats from 2013 to 2017.
|Date of birth:||June 25, 1963|
|Place of birth:||Natick, Massachusetts|
|High school:||Brentwood Academy, (Brentwood, Tennessee)|
|NFL Draft:||1986 / Round: 12/ Pick: 312|
About Kent Austin
Football player and coach who quarterbacked CFL teams such as the BC Lions, Toronto Argonauts, and Winnipeg Blue Bombers and was the head coach at Cornell University.
He played quarterback at Ole Miss.
From 2008-2010, he was the offensive coordinator at the University of Mississippi.
He was born in Natick, Massachusetts.
Quarterback Doug Flutie joined the Argonauts the year after Austin left.
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