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RUNNING BACKS COACH

NEED TO KNOW:

  • Born in Lethbridge, raised predominantly between Vancouver and San Diego
  • daughter Ariyah Lia-Marie Linnen
  • Has worked for several years with EA Sports as a motion capture athlete for Madden franchise
  • Works during off-season as stunt actor, has worked on multiple network TV shows

COACHING HISTORY:

  • 2022-present: Edmonton Elks (CFL) | Running Backs Coach
  • 2019-21: Simon Fraser University (NCAA Division II) |Defensive Backs Coach, Assistant Special Teams Coordinator, Recruiting Coordinator, Passing Game Coordinator
  • 2019: B.C. Lions (CFL) | Training Camp Defensive/Special Teams Guest Coach
  • 2018: Simon Fraser University (NCAA Division II) | Linebackers Coach
  • 2016-17: Langley Rams (CJFL) | Defensive Backs Coach

CFL PLAYING HISTORY:

  • 2015: Montreal Alouettes
  • 2011-12: B.C. Lions (practice squad)