Insider Says “It’s Over” For Major College Football Coach

first_imgClay Helton running onto the field with the USC football team.LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 18: Head coach Clay Helton of the USC Trojans leads his team on to the field to face the UCLA Bruins at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 18, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)Much has been said about the job status of USC head football coach Clay Helton following the Trojans’ devastating loss to Cal on Saturday night.Is Helton on the hot seat? Is he going to be fired? Is there any chance he returns in 2019?One USC insider is ready to make the call.“It’s over,” he writes.Dan Weber of 247Sports says there is “no other way to say it” but that “it’s over” for Clay Helton and his coaching staff.Asked what can they do about the problems USC faces, Cameron Smith said “I don’t think that’s something I can say . . . that’s for Coach Helton.”As for the USC fans booing Clay and Trojans as they exited into the tunnel, Cam spoke those words that express every Trojans thoughts about so much of what happened here: “It sucks,” Cam said.And it needs to be over.It remains unclear if USC will actually consider making a head coaching change after the 2018 season, but this has truly been a disastrous year for Clay Helton and Co.Stay tuned.last_img read more