The Broncos confirmed Sunday that Del Rio interviewed for the head coaching job at Southern California during Denver’s bye week.
If Notre Dame beats Southern California on Saturday, the Fighting Irish will accomplish two feats for the first time since Bob Davie was coach.
The barrel-chested coach with the Louisiana accent that sometimes borders on indecipherable might seem an unlikely fit in Hollywood.
Apparently even people who don’t work for Southern California are trying to hire the Trojans’ next football coach.
Southern California has fired Lane Kiffin, ending the coach’s tumultuous tenure a few hours after the Trojans lost 62-41 at Arizona State.
While UCLA and Utah will have a weekend off before playing Oct. 3 in Salt Lake City, the conference’s 10 other teams will face each other, including five playing their first Pac-12 games of the season.
University of Southern California head coach Lane Kiffin has made a decision on a starting quarterback for the Trojans.
Southern California hadn’t even finished the first half of its home opener before the Coliseum crowd erupted in boos for its inept offense and full-throated chants of “Fire Kiffin!”
For the third time in his 11 NFL seasons, Carson Palmer is about to make his debut with a new team.
Tailback Silas Redd hopes to make his season debut on Saturday for No. 25 Southern California after getting more repairs done on his left knee last week.
Free-agent quarterback Matt Leinart signed with the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.
Quarterbacks Max Wittek and Cody Kessler both will play for No. 24 Southern California in its season opener next week.
New York Jets running back Joe McKnight appeared to be OK after he was carted to the locker room, wearing an oxygen mask, after dropping to the field during a drill Monday.
Southern California receiver Marqise Lee left practice early Friday after apparently injuring his right shoulder.
New York Jets running back Joe McKnight was arrested last week in New Jersey for outstanding traffic warrants after being stopped by police.