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Thursday, October 14, 2010
Thursday practice report: Breakdown

By Pedro Moura

Notes, quotes and video from Thursday's practice:
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Kiffin spoke to the media after Thursday's practice in an abbreviated session.

See what he had to say, including his comments on the practice performance of reserve tight end Blake Ayles, the general health of his team and more:


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USC running back Allen Bradford made it known earlier this week that he was not overly pleased with his performance against Stanford -- to date only his second collegiate start, when he totaled 33 yards on 13 carries. But he has also taken away from that game some concrete things he needs to work on to improve.

See what Bradford said after Thursday's practice that he can work on for the rest of this season, including solid insight on judging the defensive fronts pre-snap to help with deciding what direction to cut back toward -- and when not to at all -- plus thoughts on Cal's defense and USC's continued use of the Wildcat formation: