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Thursday, December 2, 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 and addressed the possibility of getting Ronald Johnson an early catch to bring his confidence back up, whether seniors will receive more playing time in the final game of their college careers and other topics.

See what he had to say for the final time after a 2010 practice:



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Redshirt junior middle linebacker Chris Galippo had quite a few interesting things to say about the USC-UCLA rivalry on Thursday, agreeing with the players' sentiment that this game is for them -- whereas the Notre Dame game was for the fans and alumni, as Kiffin first asserted.

See all of what Galippo had to say in advance of the game Saturday, including some thoughts on the parting seniors who want to leave with a victory over the Bruins: