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Chris Galippo and Lane Kiffen

Notre Dame Fighting IrishBrian Kelly
What happened: USC linebacker Chris Galippo, a fifth-year senior, and other players said Notre Dame "quit" when the Fighting Irish did not use timeouts in the final minutes of their Oct. 22 defeat. The apology: "If I offended anyone with my postgame comments Saturday, I do apologize,"... Stephen Dunn / Getty Images