Last night’s loss was so embarassing/stunning that it also jarred the players. This presents a new challenge for Lane Kiffin because he now will need to keep players from going their own way.
Once adversity hits a program, it is natural for some players to start worrying more about their NFL prospects. Wins and losses become insignificant. Players look out for themselves.
That is going to be a challenge for Lane Kiffin after a loss nearly no one expected.