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Saturday, August 13, 2011
Video: Kyle Prater listens, learns

By Pedro Moura

USC receiver Kyle Prater earned an earful from Trojans coach Lane Kiffin this week after he made a mental error or two in Monday's scrimmage at the Coliseum, but Prater appreciated the attention from Kiffin and did his best to learn from it, he said.

The redshirt freshman is a candidate to start across from Robert Woods this season but has so far been outplayed by older receivers Brice Butler and Brandon Carswell in camp. He wore a non-contact jersey in practice Friday because of a shoulder injury he feared might worsen if he were hit.

Here's Prater talking about his latest interactions with Kiffin, how he currently perceives the injury and more: