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Unquiet on the Western Front
Sonny days at Cal.
Sonny Dykes leaves Louisiana Tech to become Cal's new head football coach. Cal might want to ask Tennessee how hiring a La. Tech coach worked out for the Vols. (California Golden Blogs)
Matt Barkley vs. Lane Kiffin?
USC HC Lane Kiffin responds to Trojan starting quarterback Matt Barkley's claims that the team's struggles were due to depending too much on wide receiver Marquis Lee instead of distributing the ball to the team's other receivers. (The Los Angeles Times)
Treat him right.
UCLA head football coach Jim Mora Jr.'s reportedly turns down interest to become HC at Auburn and Tennessee. This is seen by Bruins Nation as a sign that UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero needs to work on providing Mora more resources and better facilities if he wants to keep him in Los Angeles.
(Not)All the Rage.
Tickets for Oregon's upcoming Fiesta Bowl meeting with fellow doomed BCS title game hopeful Kansas ...
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UCLA Coach Jim Mora is one of 10 finalists for the Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year Award.
The award recognizes college football coaches who demonstrate sportsmanship, integrity, responsibility and excellence on and off the field, according to Liberty Mutual. The winner receives 50,000 to donate to the charity of his choice and a 20,000 contribution to his schools alumni association...
USC Coach Lane Kiffin speaks with the media following Friday's practice.
USC was back on the field Wednesday for the first of what is expected to be 13-15 practices before traveling to the Sun Bowl. Coach Lane Kiffin spoke with the media following practice.
Jim Mora met with the UCLA administration Monday and gave them assurances that he and his staff intend to remain at UCLA...
Marqise Lee caught a nation-leading 112 passes this season, which helped the USC sophomore become an All-American and a finalist for the Biletnikoff Award.
On Wednesday, Lee was en route to an awards show in Florida and quarterback Matt Barkley was returning from a New York awards ceremony, so both were absent when the Trojans practiced for the first time in preparation for the...
FOXSports.com has learned that two Southeastern Conference schools
-- Auburn and Tennessee -- solicited UCLA's Jim Mora for their head
coaching vacancies. Mora declined interviews with both, the source
said, because he believes UCLA is committed to providing the
resources needed to help him build a national champion.
Matt Barkley said this week that USC’s offense focused on Marqise Lee too much at times this season, but Trojans head coach Lane Kiffin disagrees.
“At times though we focused too much on him as a team and we took away from other great playmakers like Robert (Woods) and our tight ends who were phenomenal players to where defenses saw that and kind of overcrowded Marqise,” Barkley...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter made an appearance on Mike and Mike in the Morning and indicated that NFL teams view USC quarterback Matt Barkley as a late first-round pick in next April’s draft.
This isn’t a surprise at all since Barkley was less than impressive this season. You could argue that he should have entered last year’s draft after his junior year. He certainly would have...
Some call it a sirens song. Others would call it a black hole.
SEC coaching has become a bit of both depending on your perspective. If you are a fan, the jobs offered at college footballs top conference are the pinnacle of the sport: A place where a good football man can gain wealth and status that would make the Sun King blush.But if you are on the outside looking in, the conference...
LOS ANGELES -- Monte Kiffin caught a dose of "Unfinished Business" with USC also.
His recent resignation and announcement of a return to the NFL actually comes a year later than intended, he says.
Kiffin had opportunities to leave USC last January but with the announcement of T.J. McDonald and Matt Barkley returning for their senior years, Kiffin, like most of the country...
It appears this time, reports that now former University of Cincinnati coach Butch Jones has accepted a new job are true.
Just two days after the false report by Woody Paige of the Denver Post saying Jones was taking the Colorado job, he officially accepted a much better one. Jones will be introduced Friday afternoon as the new head coach at the University of Tennessee.