Los Angeles Teams

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Rosen tosses 2nd TD of the night (0:40)
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Darnold keeps for a rushing TD (0:27)
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Rosen intercepted in the end zone (0:45)
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Rosen gets crushed, USC recovers fumble (0:33)
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Darnold errant pass gets picked (0:34)

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

Sam Darnold was ruled down before fumbling, but that's still a ding against him in the eyes of NFL scouts. His ball security should be the one major concern about his ability to succeed at the next level.

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

USC QB Sam Darnold is 3-of-4 for 41 yards and 2 first downs from outside the pocket tonight. Darnold is up to 46 completions outside the pocket this season, most among Power 5 QBs. He also has 29 first downs this season on passes thrown from outside the pocket, most among Power 5 quarterbacks, according to ESPN Stats & Info.

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

In tonight's NFL showcase event for Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen, the early advantage goes to Rosen (if only by default). The UCLA QB completed 11 of 16 passes for 146 yards and a touchdown in the first quarter, while Darnold completed all three of his pass attempts.

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Megan Moureaux ESPN 

Traveler trots the sidelines at the Coliseum after the Trojans score.

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Megan Moureaux ESPN 

UCLA takes the field at the Coliseum and the team is greeted loudly by USC fans.

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Megan Moureaux ESPN 

Dodgers' Joc Pederson leads USC onto the field for the last home game of the season.

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USC answers with rushing TD (0:35)
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Griffin flings and-1 with back to basket (0:24)

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Every coach I talked to about Josh Rosen over the last coupe of months was blown away by his pure passing ability. You saw exactly that on the Bruins scoring drive. Here's what Washington defensive backs coach Jimmy Lake said about Rosen: "I am positive the NFL scouts are drooling over the arm talent, the measurable, the smarts, and then on top of it, he plays in a pro-style scheme and they run a lot of NFL concepts. The coaches, the scouts, they're going to see routes and throws that they teach in their own schemes, and they are going to be drooling over this prospect."

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Rosen with a 41-yard dime (0:25)

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

Credit to USC special teams coordinator John Baxter, who just orchestrated an amazing punt return for a touchdown. UCLA's entire coverage team chased down the wrong return man, leaving Michael Pittman a near clear path to the end zone for 72-yard score.

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Masterful trickery from USC special teams leads to TD (1:19)

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

If USC decides to run the ball more than usual tonight, it's because of this: UCLA came into the game allowing 302.3 rushing yards per game, which is the most a Power 5 program has allowed dating back to 2004.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Joc Pederson is leading USC out of the Coliseum tunnel to face UCLA.

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

USC's Sam Darnold and UCLA's Josh Rosen both grew up in Southern California and are in their third years at their respective schools, but tonight marks the first time they'll play against each other. It will likely be their only meeting at the college level, but several more down the line figure to occur in the NFL.

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Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

USC fans honored the passing of longtime Trojans fan Jon Geller today with a bagpipes performance at a tailgate on campus.

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Jordan freezes Howard with nice move for the dunk (0:18)

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

These USC students are pulling the Victory Bell around campus -- ringing it as they go -- as they countdown to the Trojans' game against rival UCLA later today.