1. USC Football: Taking a Look at Matt Barkley's NFL Draft Stock

    Football season is over. The Super Bowl is in the books. National signing day has come and gone. It’s a long haul until the first college game kicks off in late August. Talking about Lane Kiffin ’s shortcomings is getting old (even for me)...

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  2. USC Football: Kennedy Polamalu Out, Lane Kiffin Still Inexplicably in

    The coaching changes and firings just keep happening at USC. It is starting to feel like head coach Lane Kiffin is evaluating and overhauling every position but his own...

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  3. USC Football: The Trojans' Recruiting Class of 13 for 2013

    When all was signed, faxed, sealed and delivered on Wednesday, USC had 13 new Trojans. These 13 athletes are amongst the finest in the country. They all have 4-star and 5-star rankings, and many are the best in the country at their position...

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  4. USC Football: TE Junior Pomee Charged with Felony Grand Theft

    On January 31, Trojan tight end Junior Pomee was arrested on suspicion of receiving stolen property. He faces five felony counts of burglary, grand theft and possession of stolen goods...

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  5. USC Football Recruiting: The Good and Bad of National Signing Day

    At one point, USC had the No. 1 recruiting class in the nation with 18 highly sought-after players. At the end of national signing day, USC has a class full of 4-star and 5-star athletes ready to put on the cardinal and gold and play for the Trojans...

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  6. USC Football Recruiting: The Strange Story of Eddie Vanderdoes' Recruitment

    Even up until this morning, USC fans had hope that 5-star DT and No. 6 overall prospect ( via 247Sports ) Eddie Vanderdoes from Auburn, CA’s Placer High School would wear the Cardinal and Gold...

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  7. USC Football: Is Lane Kiffin Media Blackout Hurting Recruiting?

    In typical Lane Kiffin fashion, news is slow to come out of USC regarding the signing class. News that ESPN broke early this morning is just being released by USC— such as ...

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  8. USC Football Recruiting: Why Trojans 2013 Class Is Still Better Than UCLA's

    In two offices in Los Angeles, the coaching staffs at USC and UCLA are hunkered down for the long haul—each laboring to sign the very best recruiting class possible...

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  9. USC Football Recruiting: The State of Trojans' 2013 Class

    First the good news: Four-star linebacker out of Florida Quinton Powell has officially signed with the Trojans, as it was announced on ESPNU today...

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  10. USC Football: 3 Decommit from USC, Will Signing Day Disappoint the Trojans?

    With national signing day tomorrow, Trojans across the nation nervously await the results. Will USC rejoice in a class of 2013 stacked with 4- and 5-star recruits? Or will the Trojans ...

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  11. USC Football: Key Defensive Players for 2013

    Congratulations to the Baltimore Ravens and John Harbaugh on winning the Super Bowl. With national signing day on Wednesday, much is on the minds of both Trojans fans and USC coaches...

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  12. USC Football: What Can the Trojans Expect on Signing Day

    National signing day is next Wednesday, Feb. 6. USC and all other programs are busily flying to and fro across the country getting in last minute visits with key recruits...

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  13. USC Football: Key Offensive Players for the Trojans in 2013

    With National Signing day just around the corner (literally), fans of the USC Trojans are eagerly anticipating the decision of recruit Jason Hatcher , amongst others...

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  14. USC Football: The Magnificent 7 Officially Start Their Trojan Careers

    Classes are underway and the seven early enrollee athletes are at USC, there is no more speculation—they are officially Trojans...

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  15. USC Football: A Look Back at the USC Career of Robert Woods

    Robert Woods has had three great seasons as a wide receiver for the Trojans. Alas, he opted to go into the NFL to play on Sundays rather than return for his senior season...

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  16. USC Football: Recruiting Visits, Commits and Decommits, Coaching News

    ‘Tis the season for news on coaches and recruits, USC fans, so let’s get right down to it. First up is the news that 4-star defensive end Jason Hatcher decommitted from the Trojans this afternoon...

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  17. USC Football Coaching Staff Changes: Pendergast In, Hazelton out

    Changes are afoot in Troy, some much needed, others unexpected. Lane Kiffin finally pulled the trigger on a new defensive coordinator late last week—hiring Clancy Pendergast , formerly of Cal and the Arizona Cardinals...

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  18. USC Football Quick Hits: Defensive Coordinator, Recruiting Updates

    Well, it has been a very interesting 24 hours in college football. Thank God for smart phones as yesterday was EPIC...

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  19. USC Football: Lane Kiffin Under Deadline to Hire New Defensive Coordinator

    UPDATE: According to multiple sources, former Cal DC Clancy Pendergast has been named the new USC Defensive Coordinator (h/t Rivals). It is mid-January and Lane Kiffin , Pat Haden, et al...

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  20. USC Football: The State of the 2013 Trojans Recruiting Class

    It hasn ’t been pretty. Much like the 2012 USC football team who started out a preseason No. 1 and ended up 7-6 and unranked , the 2013 recruiting class has players decommitting left and right...

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  21. USC Football: Complete 2013 USC Trojans Football Schedule

    College Football season hasn ’t even been over for a full week and already Trojans across the country are making plans for the 2013 season...

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  22. USC Football: 4-Star DE Kylie Fitts Latest Recruit to Decommit from Trojans

    I have officially withdrawn my commitment to USC. Im just letting Jesus lead me and I will follow his path for me! God Bless — Kylie Fitts (@K_Fitts93) January 8, 2013 It came as a shock...

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  23. USC Football: 5-Star Safety Commits to USC at Under Armour All-American Game

    It was reminiscent of 2008, the year Manti T’eo who had wanted to attend and play for USC his whole life flipped his commitment to Notre Dame...

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  24. USC Football: Who Will the Next Trojans Defensive Coordinator Be?

    Hopefully not Clancy Pendergast. Monte Kiffin’s last game as USC’s defensive coordinator was the abysmal Sun Bowl on New Year’s Eve. Head Coach Lane Kiffin made it clear that he would not visit the subject until after the game...

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  25. USC Football: Robert Woods Declares for the NFL Draft, Twitter Firestorm Ensues

    As expected, after USC’s Sun Bowl loss on Monday, stand out junior wide receiver Robert Woods announced his intention to enter the NFL draft this spring. This comes as no surprise to anyone paying attention to USC football this year...

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