Deion Sanders became the head coach of a major university team in 2020 but who does he exactly coach?

The football coach announced his new role back in September 2020 when he shared pictures from the ceremony on his social media accounts.

So, where does Deion coach? Here’s what you need to know about his career.

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Where does Deion Sanders coach?

  • Jackson State University.

Deion is the head football coach of the Jackson State Tigers football team, a role he landed back in September 2020.

He started his first season with the team in the spring of 2021.

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Jackson State is based in Jackson, Mississippi, which is 200 miles away from New Orleans.

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Who is Deion Sanders?

Deion is an athlete, sports broadcaster and football coach.

He played 14 years for the NFL as a member of several teams, including San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins.

Deion kicked off his broadcasting career with CBS where he co-hosted the NFL Today pregame show between 2001 and 2003.

During the next 14 years, he worked as an analyst for the NFL Network, headlining shows like GameDay Prime and Thursday Night Football.

Moreover, he graduated from Talladega College with a BA degree in Business Administration in 2020.

Meet Deion Sanders’ partner

Deion is in a relationship with Tracey Edmonds.

She is the CEO of Edmonds Entertainment Group which has produced movies such as Soul FoodJosie and the PussycatsCollege HillGood Luck Chuck, and others.

Tracey is a graduate of Stanford University with a degree in Psychobiology and worked in real estate before moving to the entertainment industry.

Apart from her role as a CEO at Edmonds Entertainment Group, Tracey also sits on the national board of directors for the Producers Guild of America.

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