Autry Denson

Autry Denson

Autry Lamont Denson a Christian author and an American gridiron football coach and former player. He is currently the head football coach at Charleston Southern University. Denson played college football as a running back at the University of Notre Dame. He played professionally for five seasons. After retiring from professional sports, Denson spent several years in the financial industry. In 2009, God moved Denson away from the financial industry and back into sports where he mentored young student-athletes in South Florida. A year later, Autry and his wife, Elaine continued to use the platform of athletics to serve the needs of the community through their Run For Your Goal, NFL Flag Football League, as well as, Autry serving as the head football coach at Pope John Paul II High School. After only one season, God transitioned Denson and his family to the college football ranks. Autry attributes everything in his life to the grace of God, and in spite of the hectic schedule of a college football coach, he was able to attend and graduate from seminary school at Liberty University, where he received his Master of Arts in Christian Leadership. He is also a proud father and grandfather. Autry sees football as the platform God has so graciously given him to win lives and not just games. Find him online at www.densonfamilylegacy.com