'He's always looking for an advantage': How Dan Lanning's William Jewell years shaped his meteoric rise
From having his teammates pay his mortgage to late-night whiteboard sessions, Oregon's new coach has always thought — and acted — outside the box.
Dan Lanning needed a place to live.
Between shifts at Outback Steakhouse and lifting sessions with football teammates, the 30-mile commute between his home in Richmond (Mo.) and Liberty, where he attended William Jewell College, wasn’t cutting it during the summer.
He had lived in the…