Photo: Lane Kiffin wearing a sombrero

Posted by: Chris Vannini on Wednesday December 26, 2012

Posted by: Chris Vannini on December 26, 2012

So, here is Lane Kiffin wearing a sombrero. USC is in El Paso for the Sun Bowl, but who knows, maybe Kiffin will enjoy the hat so much that it becomes a regular part of his sideline outfit?

We can only dream.



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