Kliff Kingsbury

Football Quarterback and Coach
Born Aug 9, 1979

Klifford Kingsbury is an American football coach and former quarterback in the NFL and NFL Europe, having won a Super Bowl with the New England Patriots in a back-up role, and played for the New York Jets. He is currently the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Texas A&M University, a position he assumed in January 2012 after getting his start in coaching at the University of Houston.… Read More

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  • Tech Qb Mahomes Elects To Skip Baseball This Spring
    Houston Chronicle - Jan 21, 2016
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    Texas A&M Vs. Texas Tech In The Texas Bowl On Dec. 29? A Solid Possibility
    Houston Chronicle - Dec 01, 2015
  • Big 12 Rankings: Ou Solidifies Hold On Top Spot After Bedlam Beatdown
    Houston Chronicle - Nov 30, 2015
  • Big 12 Picks: Texas Primed To Beat Tech And Keep Slim Bowl Hopes Alive
    Houston Chronicle - Nov 26, 2015


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Kliff Kingsbury.


1979 Birth Born on August 9, 1979.


1998 18 Years Old 1 More Event
He is currently the head coach of the Texas Tech Red Raiders football program, where he played from 1998–2002. … Read More
1999 19 Years Old In his redshirt freshman year in 1999, Kingsbury appeared in six games, starting the season finale against Oklahoma. … Read More


2000 - 2001 2 More Events
In 2002, Kingsbury averaged 350.2 yards per game and his 45 touchdown passes nearly doubled his mark set during the 2001 season. … Read More
2003 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Kingsbury, 6' 3", 213 lbs, was selected by the New England Patriots with the 201st overall selection (6th round) of the 2003 NFL Draft.
2004 24 Years Old He was waived by the Pats on September 6, 2004 and was signed by the New Orleans Saints' to the team's practice squad, where he spent the entire 2004 season. … Read More
He was signed to the Denver Broncos' practice squad on September 6, 2005 and was released on September 21, 2005.
2006 26 Years Old 1 More Event
The Buffalo Bills signed Kingsbury in 2006 and he attended training camp with the Bills, but did not see any regular season action with the team.
2007 27 Years Old On March 30, 2007, Kingsbury signed with the Montréal Alouettes. … Read More
2008 28 Years Old In August 2008, Kingsbury joined the University of Houston football staff in the position of quality control. … Read More
2009 29 Years Old Kingsbury received recognition for the performance of the Houston offense in 2009 with Case Keenum at the helm. … Read More


2011 31 Years Old Kingsbury quickly gained Coach Kevin Sumlin's trust and began calling all the offensive plays. After a record breaking 2011 season in which Houston led the NCAA in yards, points, and virtually every offensive category, Kingsbury followed Sumlin in a move to Texas A&M. Kliff Kingsbury was recognized as the 2011 Offensive Coordinator of the year after Houston led college football, averaging 50 points and nearly 600 yards of offense per game.
Kliff Kingsbury joined former Houston head coach Kevin Sumlin to be the offensive coordinator for Texas A&M for the 2012 season, coaching Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel. … Read More
Kingsbury made his head coaching debut August 30, 2013 with a 41-23 victory over the SMU Mustangs. … Read More
2014 34 Years Old Two of Kingsbury's players would be selected in the 2014 NFL Draft, Jace Amaro and Will Smith. … Read More
2016 36 Years Old 1 More Event
Kingsbury finished his 3rd season with signature wins at Arkansas and at Texas showing promise heading into 2016. … Read More
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