With the 2013 season in the books, here's a look at 10 USC players who have flown under the radar, but who, either through strong performances in their limited opportunities during games, or in practice, have shown that they just might be ready to take on a larger role in 2014.
LOS ANGELES -- One day after bringing the enthusiasm and energy back to the practice field at USC, interim coach Ed Orgeron was back at it on Thursday, making the Trojans' hour-long session all about one thing that has become somewhat of a reoccurring theme this week -- fun.
LOS ANGELES -- The USC Trojans held their final scrimmage of fall camp on Wednesday at the Coliseum and if you were waiting on a resolution to the quarterback battle, be prepared to wait a little longer.
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As the Trojans enter the final week of fall camp, the team held a high-energy practice Monday with players sensing that game week is near. "I feel like we have things going in the right direction," USC coach Lane Kiffin said.
about 1555 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
The Trojans held the second scrimmage of fall camp Friday with a lot of attention being paid to the quarterback competition. Max Wittek got the start with the first unit today after Cody Kessler had started in the first scrimmage.
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BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Four-star athlete Jaleel Wadood (Bellflower, Calif./St. John Bosco) is bound for Berkeley. Previously committed to Arizona State, the four-star defensive back gave his verbal pledge to Cal on Tuesday at The Opening, choosing the Golden Bears over 13 other scholarship offers.
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BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Even with dynamic two-way athletes Michiah Quick (Fresno, Calif./Central) and John "JuJu" Smith (Long Beach, Calif./Poly) lining up with the offense Monday in the first day of The Opening, the defensive backs were a standout group as it relates to USC recruiting.
about 1604 days ago | Blair Angulo | NCF On The Trail