Ole Miss' Lane Kiffin bats down Twitter rumor that he got cheerleader pregnant
Lane Kiffin has taken to Twitter to clear up social media's latest rumor about him.
The Ole Miss football coach acknowledged a claim he impregnated a 24-year-old former Ole Miss cheerleader.
Kiffin quoted tweeted the rumor from Twitter user Josh Wright, who says he is a Mississippi State fan, according to his account biography.
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"I heard Kiffin done knocked up an ex-Ole Miss cheerleader whose father just so happens to be an Ole Miss professor," Wright tweeted, before adding thinking and laughing emojis to the end of his post.
On Friday afternoon, three days after Wright's post, Kiffin acknowledged it.
"The best part of this rumor is the usage of 'DONE knocked up,'" Kiffin posted, before adding a laughing emoji.
"Some people ….." the post ended with a face-palming emoji.
Kiffin is set to speak at SEC Media Days on Tuesday in Hoover, Alabama. Ole Miss kicks off the 2021 football season against Louisville on Sept. 6 in Atlanta.
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