Found August 13, 2012 on College Football Section:
PLAYERS: Lane Kiffin
TEAMS: USC Trojans

Lane Kiffin at PAC 12 media days 225x300 Lane Kiffin will not vote in Coaches Poll USC Trojans Southern Cal Lane Kiffin gives up vote Coaches Poll After USC Trojans head coach Lane Kiffin said he wouldn’t vote USC number 1, he did and people got all worked up over it. Now he is saying he will not submit any more votes for the Coaches Poll.

“It is an opportunity and responsibility that I do not take lightly, however, I find it necessary to relinquish my voting status.”

When asked about his poll last Friday, Kiffin shrugged off the whole situation.

“Not a big deal. You guys asked me about RichRod and I was saying I wouldn’t put us No. 1. I was saying that because of our issues with numbers, from (the perspective of) other people. Did I vote us No. 1? Yeah. I said that when they called me, before they even told me.”

[ESPN]


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