Kyle Whittingham Bio, Age, Career, Net Worth, Salary, Height, Weight

Kyle Whittingham is one of the longest serving head coach in the history of college football. He spent about 20 years at the University of Utah and created a heritage for himself. He has brought glory and fortune to himself with his skills and titles such as the AFCA Coach of the year-2008. Actually, football is in his family. The extremely renowned NFL player, Fred Whittingham was his father and thereby Kyle was introduced to football from his childhood.

You will know more about Kyle’s net worth, accomplishments, married life, age and more. Keep reading.

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Kyle Whittingham Net Worth And Salary Details

According to a source, the annual salary of Kyle Whittingham in 2019 was estimated to be $3,400,000. Actually, it varies according to the terms of his contract with University of Utah, which is his primary source of income. Till now, this contact has helped him earn a sum total of approximately $28 million. His made a career out of his hard work, which led him to have a net worth of $11 million. He has a record of having the second highest wins in the history of the school as a coach. So, in 2016, his contract was extended till 2020 for which he is entitled to receive an annual salary of $3.3 million.

Kyle made headway to create a career, which he has now. He was associated with Brigham Young University (BYU) from 1978 to 1987. He played as a linebacker for the BYU cougars from 1978 to 1981. He was given the title of defensive MVP (Most Valuable Player) at the ‘Holiday Bowl-1981’. He was a graduate assistant for BYU in the 1985-86 seasons followed by becoming a defensive coordinator at the College of Eastern Utah in 1987 till the end of the season. After which, he worked at Idaho State for continuous five seasons. Then he joined as a defensive line coach at the University of Utah where his father, Fred Whittingham worked too. He became a full time coach in 1988 in University of Utah. In the 1995 season, he replaced his father as the Defensive coordinator and eventually became a head coach in 2005. He has won many matches and titles, but his most prominent achievement was when Utah was undefeated in regular session in 2008, and was also qualified for the annual college football bowl game, ‘Sugar Bowl’ in 2009.
Kyle’s hard work and service to football community has helped him gain a lot of respect and love. He was enlisted into the Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame in 2009. His other achievements in his early days were playing as a linebacker for the New Orleans Breakers, Denver Gold of the USFL (United States Football League) and Calgary Stampeders in the CFL (Canadian Football League).

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Kyle Whittingham Marriage Details With Wife Jamie Daniels

Kyle graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Education Psychology from BYU in 1982. Soon after a year later, in 1983, he married to Jamie Daniels and is happily married to her. Together they have four children, two sons named Alex and Tyler, and two daughters named Melissa and Kylie.

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