Stephen Ambrose "Steve" Sarkisian is an American football coach and former player.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada, and also known as gridiron, is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
Football is a family of team sports that involve, to varying degrees, kicking a ball with the foot to score a goal.
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He currently serves as the offensive coordinator for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League.
The National Football League is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference.
An offensive coordinator is a member of the coaching staff of an American football or Canadian football team who is in charge of the team's offense.
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878.
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Before taking the position with the Falcons, he served as an offensive analyst for Alabama in the College Football Playoff.
He has also served as the head football coach of the University of Washington from 2009 to 2013.
The University of Washington, commonly referred to as simply Washington, UW, or informally U-Dub, is a public flagship research university based in Seattle, Washington, United States.
And the head football coach at the University of Southern California from 2014 to 2015.
The University of Southern California is a private research university founded in 1880 with its main campus in Los Angeles, California.
He played college football as a quarterback at Brigham Young University and professionally with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League.
College football is American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities.