LaVar Arrington Takes Head Coaching Job At Pasadena's Maranatha High School

<p ><img src="http://www.redskins.com/assets/images/imported/WAS/photos/2017-Photos/2017-blogs/lavar-arrington-redskins-hs-coach-615.jpg&quot;/ alt="LaVar Arrington Takes Head Coaching Job At Pasadena's Maranatha High School" ></p ><p >Former Redskins linebacker LaVar Arrington is jumping into the high school head coaching ranks, joining Maranatha High School, a Christian Academy in Pasadena, Calif., to lead its football program.</p > <p >Arrington had most recently spent time serving as a linebacker and assistant defensive coordinator for Long Beach Poly High School, which had been coached by former Giants linebacker Antonio Pierce before he stepped down this December.</p > <p >The Redskins’ No. 2 overall pick in the 2000 NFL Draft, Arrington played six seasons with the Redskins, earning three Pro Bowls, and has done a variety of football-related activities since his retirement around a decade ago.</p > <p >Arrington has been a frequent contributor and analyst on NFL Network and other radio shows. He formed a sports-management agency, opened a restaurant in Maryland and started a football training company.</p > <p >Now he’ll take the next step in his high school coaching career.</p > <p >“I’m most excited about this opportunity because Maranatha is a great institution,” Arrington <code data-tlink="https://wearemaranatha.com/2018/02/12/maranatha-high-school-welcomes-new-head-football-coach-lavar-arrington/&quot; >said via the school’s website</code >. “Coach [Steve] Bogan did a heck of a job and built a strong foundation. I’m looking forward to continuing the football legacy at Maranatha.”</p >

LaVar Arrington Takes Head Coaching Job At Pasadena's Maranatha High School

Former Redskins linebacker LaVar Arrington is jumping into the high school head coaching ranks, joining Maranatha High School, a Christian Academy in Pasadena, Calif., to lead its football program.

Arrington had most recently spent time serving as a linebacker and assistant defensive coordinator for Long Beach Poly High School, which had been coached by former Giants linebacker Antonio Pierce before he stepped down this December.

The Redskins’ No. 2 overall pick in the 2000 NFL Draft, Arrington played six seasons with the Redskins, earning three Pro Bowls, and has done a variety of football-related activities since his retirement around a decade ago.

Arrington has been a frequent contributor and analyst on NFL Network and other radio shows. He formed a sports-management agency, opened...

"I’m looking forward to continuing the football legacy at Maranatha."

#Redskins alum LaVar Arrington was recently named head coach of the Marantha High School football program in Pasadena, CA

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