1. USC Football: Whether He Stays or Goes, Leonard Williams Has Made His Mark

    All-American defensive lineman Leonard Williams isn't ready to declare himself eligible for this spring's NFL draft, but the USC star is not announcing a return for his senior season in 2015...

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  2. UCLA Football: 2015 Recruiting Class Shows Mora Building Bruins Strong

    UCLA football's regular-season ending loss at Stanford may have felt like an end to some. But with the Bruins returning a veteran roster , and with head coach Jim Mora putting ...

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  3. USC Football: Why Holiday Bowl Is Huge for Sark's Second Year

    Steve Sarkisian said No. 24-ranked USC's Dec. 27 Holiday Bowl appearance is an opportunity for the Trojans to "put [their] best foot forward...

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  4. UCLA Football: Early Look at Bruins' 2015 Roster

    The 2015 season will bring with it one considerable change for the UCLA Bruins roster: After two years of playing one of the younger rotations in the Pac -12, UCLA will be among the most veteran teams in college football...

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  5. USC Football: Final 2014 Positional Grades for the Trojans

    As final exams wrap up for the fall at USC, grades will be issued in the coming days. For the USC football team, the marks out of the classroom are not the only evaluations of progress made in the last few months...

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  6. USC Football: How Will Trojans Stop Nebraska RB Ameer Abdullah?

    The man in red on whom USC football will be focused this holiday season does not come from the North Pole, but Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah is known for producing magic...

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  7. UCLA Faces Tough Challenge Replacing Butkus Award Winner Eric Kendricks

    No. 14 UCLA's Alamo Bowl date with No. 11 Kansas State on Jan. 2 is the swan song for linebacker and 2014 Butkus Award winner Eric Kendricks' collegiate career...

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  8. USC Football: How Cody Kessler Can Make Trojans History in 2015

    Cody Kessler bounced from one quarterback controversy to another in his first two seasons starting at USC. But the only Trojans quarterbacks with whom he'll compete in 2015 are those who built the program's legacy as Quarterback U...

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  9. Foster Farms Bowl 2014: Preview, Predictions for Maryland vs. Stanford

    When: Tuesday, Dec. 30; 10 p.m. ET Where: Levi’s Stadium; Santa Clara, California TV: ESPN With both a new name and new home, the Foster Farms Bowl welcomes the Stanford Cardinal (7-5) and Maryland Terrapins to Levi’s Stadium...

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  10. Embarrassing Pac-12 Championship Game Loss Shows How Far Arizona Has to Go

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Following his No. 7-ranked University of Arizona team’s 51-13 loss to No. 2 University of Oregon in Friday’s Pac-12 Conference Championship Game, head coach Rich Rodriguez did not have much to say...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 13 days ago 7,910 reads 21 comments

  11. USC Football: Perfecting Sark's Hurry-Up Offense Proving to Be Worth Wait

    Facing an injury-plagued and struggling Notre Dame defense, USC head coach Steve Sarkisian saw an opportunity to push the pedal on an uptempo offense. And the Trojans red-lined, running 93 plays in their 49-14 rout of the rival Fighting Irish...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 15 days ago 9,268 reads 25 comments

  12. UCLA Football at Crossroads Heading into 2015 Season

    After ending the regular season with a 31-10 loss to five-loss Stanford, UCLA football is going to look back on the 2014 season and wonder, "What if...?" But the Bruins don't have too much time for reflection...

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  13. USC's Stacked 2014 Signing Class Proved Trojans Have Championship Foundation

    At this time last year, many of the players in USC's 2014 signing class were ending their prep football tenures playing for city championships. It was no different on Nov. 22...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 16 days ago 15,921 reads 40 comments

  14. UCLA Football: Best Bowl Game Options for the Bruins

    UCLA fell short of its goal to win the Pac -12 Conference championship, but the Bruins still have plenty to play for in the postseason...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 17 days ago 9,016 reads 31 comments

  15. USC Football: Best Bowl Game Options for the Trojans

    On the heels of a 49-14 blowout of Notre Dame to cap the regular season, USC is rolling into its first bowl game under head coach Steve Sarkisian with serious momentum. And Sarkisian plans to capitalize, no matter where the Trojans are headed...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 17 days ago 15,446 reads 13 comments

  16. USC's Big Win over Notre Dame Shows Trojans Will Be Strong Contender in 2015

    LOS ANGELES — If USC’s 49-14 rout of rival Notre Dame in Saturday’s regular-season finale was a preview of the 2015 season, get ready for the Trojans to make a run at Pac -12 title contention...

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  17. UCLA Football: Bruins Must Get Tougher to Ultimately Compete with Pac-12 Elite

    PASADENA, Calif. — Stanford spoiled No. 8 UCLA’s hope of a Pac-12 South title and berth in the conference championship game Friday at the Rose Bowl, 31-10...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 20 days ago 9,699 reads 59 comments

  18. USC Football: Rivalry Showdown vs. Notre Dame Is Must-Win Game for Sark

    First-year USC head coach Steve Sarkisian said he does not believe in weighing certain games more heavily than others and would thus certainly shy away from calling Saturday's rivalry tilt with Notre Dame a must-win...

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  19. UCLA Football: Inside the Bruins' Second-Half Resurgence

    A win over Stanford for No. 8-ranked UCLA Friday is one big step toward the Bruins completing a remarkable resurgence...

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  20. USC Football: What the Trojans Should Be Thankful for in 2014

    Just one game remains in USC football's first season under head coach Steve Sarkisian , and this inaugural campaign of a new era has not been without its trials...

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  21. USC vs. Notre Dame Complete Game Preview

    WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 29; 3:30 p.m. ET WHERE: Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum TV: Fox USC is afforded a rare luxury few college football teams have on their schedules: The Trojans get a rivalry week do-over...

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  22. UCLA vs. Stanford Complete Game Preview

    WHEN: Friday, Nov. 28; 3:30 p.m. ET WHERE: The Rose Bowl; Pasadena, California TV: ABC UCLA inched ever-closer to title contention, moving to No...

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  23. Brett Hundley's Dominance over USC Keeps Bruins on Track for Pac-12 South Title

    PASADENA, Calif. — If Brett Hundley was playing his last career game as No. 9 UCLA’s quarterback against crosstown rival and No. 19-ranked USC, the redshirt junior made Saturday’s 38-20 win one to remember...

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  24. USC Football: Will Trojans Finally Stop Nemesis Brett Hundley?

    Perhaps no other player is as synonymous with No. 9-ranked UCLA’s rise than quarterback Brett Hundley , which No. 19 USC is quite familiar with...

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  25. UCLA Controls Its Destiny but Must Contain Rival USC

    WESTWOOD , Calif. — UCLA football is in an enviable position heading into the final two weeks of the 2014 regular season: out front of the five-team race in the Pac -12 South and in control of its conference championship destiny...

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