Report: Jerry Buss Paid Kiffin UT Contract Buyout

Chris Huston is a former USC football sports information dept. staffer who now publishes the bible of Heisman Trophy-tracking websites: HeismanPundit.com.

Jerry Buss at USC football game

(Buss gave $7.5M to USC in  2008, reportedly paid Kiffin UT buyout)

His weekly Heisman Pundit Poll is nationally-syndicated and features these main media panel members: Mike Bianchi of the Orlando Sentinel, Teddy Greenstein and Brian Hamilton of the Chicago Tribune, Olin Buchanan and Tom Dienhart of Rivals.com, Jenni Carlson of The Oklahoman, Bruce Feldman of ESPN.com, J.B. Morris of ESPN the Magazine, Austin Murphy, B.J. Schecter and Stewart Mandel of Sports Illustrated, plus Dick Weiss of the New York Daily News.

I’ve spoken to Chris many times and dude knows his stuff. Today he posted some previously unreported info on the Lane Kiffin hire, along with observations from the perspective of a true USC insider.

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