The Ducks and Trojans have a history of meeting with each other, with the Ducks sending USC head coach Lane Kiffin to Oregon in 1999, while USC sent Oregon coach Chip Kelly to USC in 2006.
Kiffin’s return to the Ducks in 2017 has been rumored to be for a different job.
Now, Oregon coach Mark Helfrich has said his former players should not take a chance on Kiffin, saying the former Oregon quarterback will have to get back to Oregon to get a better job.
“He won’t be the head coach of Oregon in the long term, but he’s certainly going to be a part of our organization,” Helfreich said Tuesday. “I don