USC running back Marc Tyler has been largely overshadowed by other high-profile running backs during his three-plus years at USC.
Well, this week is finally his time to shine. Coach Lane Kiffin gave Tyler the majority of first-team reps during Monday's practice and implied afterward that Tyler has taken the lead to be the starting running back in the season opener against Hawaii.
Tyler, ever the jokester with the media, talked after practice about the running back spot, what it would mean to him to be the starter for the first time in his college career, and more.
Hear what he had to say: