Found October 12, 2013 on Rumors and Rants:
After leading USC to a 38-31 win over Arizona Thursday night and radically changing the atmosphere around the school’s football program in just 12 days, it appears interim head coach Ed Orgeron is, indeed, auditioning for the full-time job. After Thursday’s win, USC athletic director Pat Haden said he would certainly consider Orgeron for the job depending on how the rest of the season goes. The players have certainly bought in to whatever Orgeron is selling and it showed early in the Arizona game. Despite missing reigning Biletnikoff Award winner Marqise Lee and the team’s most productive defensive player, Morgan Breslin, the Trojans came out on fire against the Wildcats. They led 28-3 and 31-10 before allowing Arizona back into the game late thanks to a few defensive lapses. Orgeron, the team’s defensive line coach and recruiting coordinator under previous head coach Lane Kiffin, is a fiery Cajun with an unbelievably stereotypical accent. The 52-year-old native of Larose, Louisian...

Kiffin makes first comments since firing

Lane Kiffin made his first public comments on Saturday since being unceremoniously ousted as USC football coach. Kiffin accepted blame for what has transpired with the Trojans. After the team's 62-41 loss to Arizona State on Sept. 29, athletic director Pat Haden fired Kiffin as the team returned home . "To have that taken away, it was very hard. It's been a very hard...

Hysterical College Gameday sign pokes fun at Lane Kiffin

Recently fired USC Trojans head coach Lane Kiffin made an appearance on College Gameday to discuss what happened during his tenure and to talk football.  Fortunately, one fan in Seattle, Washington not only created this hysterical sign, but managed to get perfect placement behind Kiffin to create this amazing screen grab.  Fantastic work. [@mshamburger1]  

Highlights: USC 1-0 in post-Kiffin era

Guess it didn't take long for USC to move on from the Lane Kiffin era. Just a little over two and a half minutes into USC's matchup Thursday against Arizona, quarterback Cody Kessler dropped back, set his feet, and threw the monstrous 62-yard touchdown pass you see above to wide receiver Nelson Agholor, giving the Trojans an early lead and a hungry Coliseum crowd something...

Pat Haden on Orgeron's debut win

See what USC AD Pat Haden had to say about the Trojans' 38-31 win over Arizona.

Lane Kiffin Gets Serenaded With ‘You Got Fired!’ Chant During GameDay Interview

Former USC coach Lane Kiffin gave an interview to Tom ESPN’s College GameDay on Saturday morning. The Washington fans subjected the former Trojan head coach to signs reminding him of his tragic demise and departure from USC. To add salt to the wound the Husky crowd started a “You Got Fired” chant. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Lane Kiffin talks about firing amid ‘You got fired!’ chants (Video)

Former USC coach Lane Kiffin made an appearance on ESPN’s College GameDay on Saturday morning, and he had to have known what he was in for. Washington fans who were gearing up for their biggest game of the season against No. 2 Oregon had no problem expending time and energy to rag on Kiffin. ESPN’s […]

Here's one of the great all-time College GameDay moments

Former USC head coach Lane Kiffin appeared on College GameDay at Washington this morning for a big, fancy exclusive interview with Chris Fowler that was always going to fall short of the hype.  Nothing newsworthy or interesting really happened and there wasnt even any sign that Kiffin may be any good on TV in the future. We did get one excellent sign about Lane Kiffin though...

The Best GameDay Signs From Washington Include Trolling Lane Kiffin, Ted Bundy, Feces And Jorts

College GameDay is live from Seattle on Saturday for the first time in the ESPN show’s history for the battle between No. 2 Oregon at No. 19 Washington. Despite the location, fans from Washington State, Washington’s instate rival, will be representing, proudly displaying their Cougars flags. Washington State has a tradition of having a representative at each GameDay location...

Twitter Reacts To Lane Kiffin’s Appearance On ESPN’s College GameDay

Fresh off his firing from USC, Lane Kiffin headed to College GameDay to give his first public interview. The interview was what you expected it to be, but the reaction on Twitter was glorious. Not to mention the below sign. We gathered the best of Twitter’s reactions for your viewing pleasure. Lane Kiffin choosing to go on Gameday was straight up Silas, the albino monk from...

USC tops Arizona in first game after Lane Kiffin firing

Who would have thought that bringing back cookies, opening up practices and adding some fun to football would turn things around quickly at USC? That’s exactly what interim head coach Ed Orgeron has done and it showed Thursday night as the Trojans blasted Pac-12 foe Arizona 38-31 in the first game after former head coach Lane Kiffin’s firing. While it was just one game, the vibe...

21 Questions ESPN’s College GameDay Staff Should, But Won’t Ask Lane Kiffin

If you haven’t heard, Lane Kiffin will be making an appearance on ESPN’s College GameDay this upcoming Saturday. We figured we’d give the staff some suggestions on what to ask the much-maligned former USC head coach, ’21 Questions’ style. 1. Be honest, were you actually upset about being asked about a player’s injury here, or did you just really have to go to the bathroom...

Will the Coaching Change Make a Difference for USC?

It's been a tough season for the USC Trojans so far. The question marks began to pop up after a tougher than expected win over Hawaii. They continued after a loss to Washington State and a hard win over Utah State. Everything of course culminated on the ride home from Arizona State when embattled head coach Lane Kiffin was fired following a 62-41 loss. So with a new coach...

Newfound passing game not enough in Wildcats' loss

It was ugly early for Arizona on Thursday night. Which, of course, meant the Wildcats had to rally late. And while they did, it wasn't quite enough, as Arizona turned a rout into doubt in the final minutes of the fourth quarter but still suffered a 38-31 loss to USC in Ed Orgeron's debut as the Trojans' interim coach. For USC, there is life after Lane Kiffin. For Arizona...

USC hopes apparent culture clash serves them well

The most noteworthy headline recently in college football concerned USC’s decision to release former head coach Lane Kiffin of his duties in the aftermath of the Trojans’ ugly 62-41 defeat in Tempe suffered at the hands of the Arizona State Sun Devils. Upon Kiffin’s firing, the Trojans announced that they had promoted assistant Ed Orgeron to interim head coach for the remainder...

Arizona Wildcats vs. USC Trojans: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

getty images The Arizona Wildcats (3-1) and USC Trojans (3-2) tangle on Thursday in a match-up of two unranked Pac-12 schools. Both schools are coming off blowout losses. Arizona suffered their first loss last week at the hands of a then No. 16 ranked Washington team while USC’s performance against Arizona State was so demoralizing that the school fired head coach Lane Kiffin....
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