Posted September 13, 2012 on
Lane Kiffin drew chuckles Tuesday when he said the current Stanford-USC rivalry is "more friendly" now than with the "last couple coaches." Quick interpretation: Pete Carroll did not particularly like Jim Harbaugh.

USC's tight ends yet to find their groove

LOS ANGELES After USC's season opening victory over Hawaii, head coach Lane Kiffin called out the running game, saying the team needed more balance. They responded with 258 yards on the ground against Syracuse. Kiffin called out the offensive line saying they had a much better camp than what they showed in the season opener. They opened up running lanes, but still gave up...

VIDEO: Lane Kiffin, Tuesday 9/11/12

USC Coach Lane Kiffin addressed the media following Tuesday's practice as No. 2 USC prepares to play No. 2 Stanford on the road this weekend.

VIDEO: Lane Kiffin, Wednesday 9/12/12

USC Coach Lane Kiffin talks to the media following Wednesday's practice as the No. 2 Trojans prepare to take on No. 20 Stanford on Saturday in Palo Alto.

VIDEO: Lane Kiffin, Thursday 9/13/12

USC Coach Lane Kiffin talks to the media following Thursday's practice as No. 2 USC prepares to travel to No. 21 Stanford on Saturday.

USC, Stanford ready to renew rivalry

David Shaw sat in a chair speaking to a round table of reporters about his Stanford team's upcoming game against Southern California this week. At the same time, Lane Kiffin was talking to writers on a conference call from Los Angeles when someone asked about the relationship between the young coaches, given the hostility that surrounded their predecessors. ''It'...

USC Is Preparing For a Strong Cardinal Team

The Trojans prepare to take on Stanford, lead by quarterback Josh Nunes and one of the stronger defenses in the Pac-12...Here is what USC Coach Lane Kiffin, Matt Barkley, Marqise Lee, and Dion Bailey had to say about preparing for Stanford...
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