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After Lane Kiffin was relieved of his duties as head football coach at the University of Southern California on Sunday morning, University of Tennessee fans and students have been celebrating. Some of them made their thoughts on Kiffin’s firing public by painting the rock, a monumental landmark on UT’s campus. This is how Tennessee Rolls! #ButchPlease #Hashtag #KiffinLikey pic.twitter.com/khrfK1t0fj — Erik Ainge (@ErikAinge3) October 1, 2013 Clearly UT fans are still a little bitter after Kiffin abruptly left the football program in 2009 after signing a six-year deal. In case you weren’t aware of the riots that occurred after Kiffin’s decision was made public, here’s a reminder.
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The Lane Kiffin era is over at USC. Kiffin was fired after the Trojans’ 62-41 loss to Arizona State on Saturday night.Kiffin finished his...
The game seemed over when USC was down 21-48. But they still had some fight in them.
Justin Davis carries the ball into the end zone during the first quarter (Photo credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
It started with an impressive first quarter. USC gave up a touchdown early, but tied it up with a long drive. They showed some of everything, with passes to the fullback, receivers...
After the news of Lane Kiffin’s firing broke out, USC’s Athletic Director, Pat Haden announced that assistant head coach, Ed Orgeron will be the interim head coach for the rest of the college football system.
Orgeron is a familiar face at USC. In 1998, he was hired Paul Hackett, the head coach of the USC Trojans to coach the defensive line. After Hackett was fired in 2000, Orgeron...
USC football’s disappointing performance over the past three-plus seasons has already cost Lane Kiffin his job, and it may also cost him a house. Last December, TMZ reported that USC had given Kiffin a $500,000 loan toward the purchase of his $5.5 million home in Manhattan Beach, Calif. But there was one catch — if […]
There’s no doubt that you’ve heard by now that USC fired head coach Lane Kiffin in the wee hours of yesterday morning — in the parking lot of the airport following the team’s arrival home from the ASU game. It was a moment that the entire college football world was waiting for for quite some time.
Of course, such a moment requires one of the fantastic Taiwanese animation...
USC is hard at work searching for a new coach to replace recently-fired Lane Kiffin. Ed Orgeron was named the head coach in the interim, and will be considered for the position moving forward, along with a number of other candidates.
Naturally, Stanford’s David Shaw has been a name floating around as a possible replacement. Shaw is obviously familiar with the Pac-12, and has continued...
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer Less than two years after Southern California finished a 10-2 season with a 50-point win over UCLA, coach Lane Kiffin is unemployed.
Thirteen months after the Trojans were the nation's top-ranked team, they've lost seven of their last 11 games. They haven't looked good in many of their...
With the news breaking this morning that Lane Kiffin was fired as head coach of the USC Trojans, fans have been left wondering who would take over the coaching duties in the meantime. We just got our answer via ESPN’s Joe Schad:
Former Ole Miss coach Ed Orgeron will be USC’s interim head coach.
— Joe Schad (@schadjoe) September 29, 2013
Orgeron will take over as interim head...
There is certainly no love lost between Tennessee fans and Lane Kiffin. After the coach was fired at USC following an embarrassing loss to Arizona State, you just knew Tennessee would have something to say. After Lane left them to go to USC after only one year, I guess that wound is still fresh.
Even though the Vols are also 3-2 right not like the Trojans, they actually currently...
Most Tennessee Vols fans despise Lane Kiffin. The recently-fired USC football coach accepted a job at Tennessee in 2009 only to leave a year later to coach the Trojans. Kiffin’s new job didn’t exactly work out, and he was recently fired at an airport terminal. Upon hearing the news that their former coach had been […]
USC made some major waves in the college football world by firing Lane Kiffin hours after the team got swatted by Arizona State 62-41 on the road. The firing made all sorts of news for a number of reasons. One, Kiffin is a despised figure in the sports world, so many were happy to see […]
The time has come ladies and gentlemen, I believe everybody saw this coming including Lane Kiffin himself. USC decided this morning that they’d be moving in a different direction, the Lane Kiffin era is over. USC A.D. Pat Haden broke the news to Kiffin after the team arrived back in Los Angeles early Sunday morning […]
USC fires Lane Kiffin after a very disappointing start to the season. USC is 3-2 and still does not look great on offense. Losing to Washington State really hurt this program, but what put the icing on the cake was when the USC defense gave up 62 points to Arizona State University. This also happens when you drop 7 of your last 11 games.
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Diamond Bar (Calif.) wide out Cordell Broadus didn’t hold back when giving his thoughts on USC’s firing of Lane Kiffin as well as who he would like to see get the job.
USC announced Sunday morning that head coach Lane Kiffin has been fired.