Big-name coaches at Gridiron Kings

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Just a quick rundown of the top coaches for each of the four teams as the pool play games get going at the Champion Gridiron Kings event:


  • Offensive coordinator: D.J. Shockley, University of Georgia and NFL experience.

  • Defensive coordinator: Donovin Darius, Syracuse University and Jacksonville Jaguars.

  • Co-defensive coordinator: Ray Buchanan, University of Louisville and Atlanta Falcons.


  • Offensive coordinator: Bucky Brooks, University of North Carolina and NFL experience.

  • Co-offensive coordinator: Natrone Means, University of North Carolina and San Diego Chargers.

  • Defensive coordinator: Chris Gizzi, Air Force Academy and NFL experience.


  • Offensive coordinator: Jeff Blake, East Carolina University and Cincinnati Bengals.

  • Co-offensive coordinator: Adrian Murrell, West Virginia University and New York Jets.

  • Defensive coordinator: Eugene Jackson, University of Oregon and NFL experience.


  • Offensive coordinator: Cody Hawkins, University of Colorado.

  • Co-offensive coordinator: Matt James, Portland State University.

  • Defensive coordinator: Michael Fletcher, University of Oregon and CFL experience.