|Date of birth:January 31, 1974|
|Place of birth: Sharon, Pennsylvania|
| High School: Farrell High School|
Independence High School
|Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)||Weight: 245 lb (111 kg)|
|College: Ohio State University|
|NFL Draft: 1995 / Round: 3 / Pick: 77|
|Debuted in 1995 for the Atlanta Falcons|
|Last played in 2000 for the St. Louis Rams|
|Made coaching debut in 2010 for the Ohio Dominican University|
| As player:|
* Atlanta Falcons ( 1995- 1996)
| As coach:|
* Ohio Dominican University (2010-2011)
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2000|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at DatabaseFootball.com|
Lorenzo Styles (born January 31, 1974 in Sharon, Pennsylvania) is a former professional American football player who played linebacker for six seasons for the Atlanta Falcons and St. Louis Rams, and spent half a season as the Head Coach of the Marion Blue Racers.
St. Louis RamsEdit
Lorenzo retired in the beginning of the 2000 season after a 6 year professional career. Since, he has seen success working with real estate moguls and investment tycoons. President of his own Corporation, he directs one of Ohio and Western Pennsylvania's largest construction and renovation entities for schools, housing, rec-ceners, and retirement communities. Lorenzo also serves on many local, city and county Government Board of Directors in the city of Columbus, Ohio where he helps set and oversee building laws and guidelines. Lorenzo spends his free time coaching a Pee-wee football team, and running a sports and humanity development campaign with an enrollment of over 1,000 children with varying bakcgrounds. He also coaches the local Columbus Semi-Pro football team, and helps to prepare players for the next level. Lorenzo's post-football success comes at no surprise to those who knew him while he played the game.
In 2010, Styles was named the Defensive Line Coach for the Marion Mayhem, an indoor football team in the Continental Indoor Football League. There he worked with League Sack Record Holder, Thomas McKenzie. The Mayhem lacked financial stability and were unable to finish the season. McKenzie went on to play for the Fort Wayne FireHawks, and was named 1st Team All-CIFL.
In 2011, Styles became the Defensive Coordinator and defensive backs coach for the Dayton Silverbacks, also of the CIFL. The Silverbacks went on to the playoffs as the 3rd best team in the league. Chris Respress won the Defensive Player of the Year, after playing under Styles.
Marion Blue RacersEdit
On August 17, 2011, he was named the Head Coach for the Marion Blue Racers for the 2012 season. He will be leading to the Blue Racers into their first year as a member of the United Indoor Football League.