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Dabo Swinney

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Football Coach

The Resume

    (November 20, 1969- )
    Born in Birmingham, Alabama
    Birth name is William Christopher Swinney
    Wide receiver for the University of Alabama (1990-92)
    Held various coaching positions at the University of Alabama (1993-2000) and Clemson University (2003-08)
    Head coach for the Clemson University football team

Why he might be annoying:

    He goes by the nickname 'Dabo,' instead of his real name.
    He was out of football for two years, prior to accepting a coaching position at Clemson.
    His hiring announcement at Clemson was initially considered unpopular by their fanbase.
    Part of the backlash in regards to his hiring was a result of the fact he never served as a coordinator at any level.
    He is devoutly religious and likes to push his faith onto others.

Why he might not be annoying:

    He was a standout receiver during his tenure at the University of Alabama.
    He worked as a real estate agent for two years, prior to returning to coaching, when he accepted a coaching job at Clemson.
    He guided Clemson to a 4-3 record as an interim coach, which earned him the head coaching job on a permanent basis.
    He was considered one of top recruiters in college football.
    He guided Clemson to the football program's first national football title in 35 years (2016).

Credit: Ricky

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Year In Review:

    For 2023, as of last week, Out of 3 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2022, Out of 4 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2021, Out of 9 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 12 Votes: 50.0% Annoying