Kiffin’s firing lights up Twitter

The news early Sunday morning that Lane Kiffin had been fired as

the head football coach at USC brought swift reaction ranging from

speculation on a replacement to career advice for Kiffin.

Here are some of the early observations on Twitter, catching you

up to the turmoil in Troy in five easy tweets:







It’s a work day for most of the numerous former Trojans now in

the NFL, but the word did start to spread early in the day.



What might be next for Kiffin as well as the football program?

Batting leadoff on the subject is the Birminghman News:




Not surprisingly, the media wasn’t very gentle:






And, under the heading of “everyone’s a comic,” we have these