Ole Miss head coach Lane Kiffin isn’t stunned his staff is aggressive within the SEC in simply his second season on the helm.
Kiffin joined OutKick’s Clay Travis on FOX’s Massive Midday Kickoff on Saturday morning in Oxford, the location of No. 12 Ole Miss (8-2, 4-2 SEC) vs. Vanderbilt (2-8, 0-6 SEC) at 7:30 p.m. on SEC Community. After a 5-5 season in 2020, the Rebels are a serious participant within the SEC. They’re led by junior quarterback Matt Corral, a Heisman contender and potential 2022 NFL Draft first-round choice.
“He (Corral) nonetheless has some video games to play so far as the Heisman and , he’s had some actually dangerous luck,” Kiffin stated. “Harm himself that has made him not be capable of play on the stage he was after which all three receivers have been down and all three out on the similar time for him.
“If he would’ve been capable of have these guys and he was wholesome, I don’t suppose it might even be a dialog.”
Successful at Ole Miss means others need you. Kiffin is a possible candidate for the LSU head teaching emptiness, as the college and Ed Orgeron will half methods on the finish of the season. Kiffin is flattered by the rumors however says he doesn’t give it some thought.
“We have now a professional mentality right here, , the best way we that we deal with gamers and our expectations,” Kiffin stated. So, we don’t even take care of stuff like that. Every time your identify comes up, it simply means your gamers are enjoying rather well and successful a whole lot of video games, in order that’s an excellent factor to have.”