The “Buzz” on Kiffin’s Hiring at USC

Al’s blood boiling about now

By Jerry McDonald – NFL Writer
Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 6:37 pm in Oakland Raiders.

Lane Kiffin to USC: Al Davis’ head just exploded

Posted by Tim Kawakami on January 12th, 2010 at 8:20 pm | Categorized as College football, NFL, Raiders

* JerryMac said all this before me and better than me, so I need to link. I was delayed because I had to re-jigger my column for tomorrow (Could Mooch end up with the Raiders! Hey, why not?) and had the odd experience of reacting to the Kiffin news basically on live TV, sitting next to Brad Gilbert and two seats away from GPapa and Scott Ostler. Memorable.

Emotions running high in Knoxville

Lane Kiffin to USC in a Major, Major Shocker

This is an absolute shocker on multiple fronts. Kiffin was at Tennessee for just one season, and was seemingly on the way to building the Vols back into a powerhouse in the SEC following a few down years

Sudden Lane Change

Exit, Stage Left Coast

Lane Kiffin leaving for USC: The news shook Rocky Top. Chris Low surveys the UT scene. Story
Schlabach: Vols will survive » Forde: Trojan farce  Recruiting effect » ESPN Los Angeles »

Kiffin Leaves for Southern Cal

Kiffin led Tennessee to a 7-6 record in his one season. (US Presswire)

What is going on at Southern Cal? Athletic director Mike Garrett hires Lane Kiffin away from Tennessee? Really? Yep, really. Dennis Dodd says Kiffin might end up winning, but don’t expect the AD to be around.