Lane Kiffin joins Alabama NFL players in suite at College Football Playoff Championship

Erik Hall
Mississippi Clarion Ledger

Ole Miss football head coach Lane Kiffin was the Alabama football offensive coordinator for the Crimson Tide national title during the 2015-16 season. 

He was back to witness Monday's Alabama national title in person. 

Kiffin joined several former Alabama football players in a suite at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, to see Alabama defeat Ohio State 52-24 on Monday in the 2021 College Football Playoff Championship. 

He tweeted, "Great to be with the guys!! They all said it’s now time to #ComeToTheSip But tonite #RTR!!!" 

In the suite from left to right are New England Patriots linebacker Anfernee Jennings, Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Tony Brown, Kiffin, Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones, Dallas Cowboys cornerback Trevon Diggs, New York Giants safety Xavier McKinney, Detroit Lions linebacker Reggie Ragland, Minnesota Vikings tight end Irv Smith Jr., Miami Dolphins tackle Raekwon Davis, and Las Vegas Raiders receiver Henry Ruggs III

Jan 11, 2016; Glendale, AZ, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin against the Clemson Tigers in the 2016 CFP National Championship at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Jennings played at Alabama from 2015-19. Brown played at Alabama from 2014-17. Jones played at Alabama from 2008-10. Diggs played at Alabama from 2016-19. McKinney played at Alabama from 2017-19. Ragland played at Alabama from 2012-15. Smith played at Alabama from 2017-18. Davis played at Alabama from 2016-19. Ruggs played at Alabama from 2017-19. 

"Pains me to do it but have to turn @AlabamaFTBL in to @SEC_Enforcement for running a monopoly on College football," McKinney tweeted. "Witnessed it first hand #Rolltide" 

Ragland tweeted after the game praising Alabama receiver DeVonta Smith

"He the best to ever play college football," Ragland said of Smith. 

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Smith finished with 12 receptions for 215 yards and three touchdowns in the national title game against Ohio State. 

Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik