Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart, left, speaks to Georgia athletic director Greg Mcgarity after during a press conference where he was introduced as Georgia's new head football coach Monday, Dec. 7, 2015, in Athens, Ga. Smart will stay with the Crimson Tide through the NCAA college playoffs.
Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart, left, speaks to Georgia athletic director Greg Mcgarity after during a press conference where he was introduced as Georgia's new head football coach Monday, Dec. 7, 2015, in Athens, Ga. Smart will stay with the Crimson Tide through the NCAA college playoffs. John Bazemore The Associated Press
Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart, left, speaks to Georgia athletic director Greg Mcgarity after during a press conference where he was introduced as Georgia's new head football coach Monday, Dec. 7, 2015, in Athens, Ga. Smart will stay with the Crimson Tide through the NCAA college playoffs. John Bazemore The Associated Press

John Clay: Former defensive coordinators have become hot SEC coaching hires

December 08, 2015 06:19 PM

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A native of Central Kentucky and a 1981 graduate of the University of Kentucky, John Clay is an award-winning blogger who covered UK football for 13 seasons before being promoted to columnist in 2000.