Lane Kiffin this week called Oregon's Chip Kelly "a great guy" and the best coach in the Pac-12.
Lane Kiffin says that shooting from the lip at Tennessee was necessary; it was a central part of his plan to make a Vols program that had lost its “national juice” a hot topic again.
“I don’t have to do that here,” he said last December.
Yeah, well, so much for that.
The man oozes controversy still. He oozes apologies, too.
They raise all sorts of good questions, none better than: Why, Lane?