Son of the the longtime Georgia Bulldogs football head coach, who was hired as a wide receivers coach by the Dallas Cowboys in 2013.
He played football at Clarke Central High School alongside several future NFL players.
He coached for two seasons at the University of Tennessee, and was fired after the 2012 season.
His father Vince Dooley coached at the University of Georgia from 1964 to 1988, then becoming the school's athletic director.
He was hired by Tennessee to replace Lane Kiffin, who went to coach football at the University of Southern California.