Football Coaching Staff Hires - Associate Head Coach/Outside Linebackers

Steve Sturm, Football Writer
Kevin Kane

Bret Bielema completed his staff today by bringing Kevin Kane back to the Land of Lincoln and making him the Associate Head Coach/ Outside Linebacker's coach. Kane is not only familiar with coach Bielema from his prior experience at Wisconsin as a graduate assistant and then a quality control coach, he's also familiar with the State of Illinois because he moved from Wisconsin to Northern Illinois University. He coached tight ends and fullbacks in his first year in DeKalb and then moved to his specialty: coaching linebackers. Kane coached linebackers . . .

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