Not to put a damper on USC's growing November enthusiasm or anything, but what exactly did that 44-17 bludgeoning of Washington State prove? The honest answer is not much, other than demonstrating that the Trojans are great at beating up on Pac-12 cream puffs.
The Hail Mary pass at the end of the first half turned the game around. Maybe it also turned around USC's season. The wildly unexpected, looping, 48-yard prayer of a spiral from Cody Kessler to Darreus Rogers in the end zone Saturday night changed the entire complexion of an otherwise sluggish evening.
LOS ANGELES -- Having toyed with the Fresno State Bulldogs in their 52-13 season-opening victory in the Coliseum on Saturday, things take a dramatic upturn as the USC Trojans get ready for this weekend's trip to Palo Alto and the revenge-minded Stanford Cardinal.
The WeAreSC staffers discuss various topics related to the opening of USC Trojans fall camp practices next Monday. Who will have the biggest camp impact? (offense/defense) Garry Paskwietz: Steve Sarkisian says this will be a physical run-first offense and that should mean plenty of opportunities for Buck Allen to establish himself early as a critical piece of the system.
about 1174 days ago | Garry Paskwietz, Johnny Curren and Greg Katz | USC Trojans
LOS ANGELES -- With the recent season-ending ACL injury to Kenny Bigelow, a talented redshirt freshman defensive tackle, it makes a USC Trojans fan ponder which players on offense and defense head coach Steve Sarkisian cannot afford to lose?
When a football coaching staff signs one of the top few recruits at any position, it's cause for celebration. Therefore, grabbing two of the top three prospects at that position might warrant an Animal House-style party.
about 1197 days ago | David Ching | NCF On The Trail
With many postseason awards coming out with their watch lists, here are our thoughts on which members of the USC football team are most likely to win the following awards at some point in their career.