1. Sarkisian, Trojans Block out Distractions in Dismantling of Fresno State

    Nothing but about 15 yards of turf separated Fresno State safety Derron Smith from the end zone had the preseason All-American intercepted USC quarterback Cody Kessler 's first pass attempt of the 2014 season...

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  2. UCLA Offensive Line Must Improve If Brett Hundley Wants to Win Heisman

    Forty-three minutes, 58 seconds: That's how far into its 28-20 win over Virginia No. 7 UCLA went before scoring its first—and only—offensive touchdown...

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  3. USC Football: Cody Kessler Can Erase Trojans' Bad Week

    Week 1 of a new era in USC football is not off to an ideal start for Trojans head coach Steve Sarkisian . Redshirt senior cornerback Josh Shaw was suspended for lying about the circumstances of his ankle injury, per Jordan Moore of USCTrojans ...

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  4. UCLA's Kenny Young Next Frosh Phenom to Star for Bruins

    That young star you can expect to see making plays for No. 7 UCLA Saturday at Virginia, and all season long, is Kenny Young...

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  5. USC Football: How Josh Shaw's Injury and Suspension Impact Trojans Defense

    USC already faced uncertainty in its secondary with redshirt senior cornerback Josh Shaw sustaining two high ankle sprains over the weekend. Per Jordan Moore of USCTrojans...

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  6. UCLA vs. Virginia Complete Game Preview

    When: Saturday, Aug. 30 at noon ET Where: Scott Stadium; Charlottesville , Virginia TV: ESPN The anticipation is over, and the time to live up to its lofty offseason billing is here for No...

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  7. USC vs. Fresno State Complete Game Preview

    WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 30, 7:30 p.m. ET WHERE: Los Angeles Coliseum TV: Fox The long-awaited arrival of a new era in USC football kicks off Saturday...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 6 days ago 7,756 reads 15 comments

  8. UCLA Football: Depth Chart Analysis, Complete 2014 Preview and Predictions

    Year one of the Jim Mora era at UCLA brought nine wins and a divisional championship. Year two brought 10 wins. Year three opens Aug. 30 at Virginia with the Bruins ranked No...

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  9. USC Football: Depth Chart Analysis, Complete 2014 Preview and Predictions

    To recapture the glory of its teams of the 2000s, USC turns to a coach who helped make the last decade a success: Steve Sarkisian . The Trojans' new head coach was USC's quarterbacks coach from 2001 through 2006 with a one-year hiatus in 2004...

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  10. USC Trojans Football: Final Fall Camp Stock Report

    The transition from preseason camp to game-week preparation approaches for USC. Saturday's Salute to Troy officially welcomes the 2014 season with a fan barbecue and an autograph session...

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  11. National Title, NFL Draft Dreams Within Reach for Former Oregon QB Bryan Bennett

    It took a change of course, but Bryan Bennett is on the road he wants to be: competing for championships and chasing his NFL dream. "Ever since I was young, I've been saying I want to be a professional athlete," Bennett said...

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  12. Meet UCLA Football's New Starters for 2014 Season

    With the Pac -12's most experienced starting rotation returning for 2014, UCLA's lineup will not feature much in the way of new faces. Bruins who played significant reserve roles a season ago are vying for the few spots opened by departures...

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  13. Projecting USC Football's New-Look Offense for 2014 Season

    Steve Sarkisian joked at Pac -12 media days that the biggest change he's introducing in his first season as USC's new head coach are "glow-in-the-dark uniforms...

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  14. Oregon Ducks Football: Week 2 Fall Camp Stock Report

    Two weeks of fall camp are nearly in the books for the Oregon Ducks, and preparation for the 2014 season is heating up—quite literally. August is the hottest month on average in Eugene, Oregon, per Weather...

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  15. USC Trojans Football: Week 2 Fall Camp Stock Report

    USC opens the 2014 season in just over two weeks against Fresno State, and there is one priority for head coach Steve Sarkisian in that time: keep his team healthy...

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  16. Oregon Football: Losing Tyler Johnstone Leaves O-Line No Margin for Error

    A commonly applied analogy to offensive play is the hand. If one digit is out of place, it can't make a fist...

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  17. Breaking Down UCLA's Latest Depth-Chart Moves Midway Through Fall Camp

    UCLA fall camp at Cal State San Bernardino is in full swing, and so too are shifts in the Bruins lineup. Perhaps the most notable change after the first week of practices is Adarius Pickett's move from defensive back to running back...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 19 days ago 2,830 reads 8 comments

  18. Breaking Down Oregon's Latest Depth-Chart Moves Midway Through Fall Camp

    Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich is playing his initial 2014 depth chart close to the chest. "There is a fine line in anticipating and predetermining, and we don't want to predetermine ...

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  19. Breaking Down USC's Latest Depth-Chart Moves Midway Through Fall Camp

    USC head coach Steve Sarkisian said at last month's Pac-12 media days that the Trojans' Week 1 lineup would be a work in progress well into fall camp. "We're going to go back into training camp and let guys compete like crazy," he said...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 20 days ago 5,340 reads 12 comments

  20. Oregon Ducks Football: Week 1 Fall Camp Stock Report

    Oregon opened 2014 fall camp this week with plenty of outside expectations. The same week the Ducks hit the field in preparation for the coming campaign, AthlonSports...

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  21. USC Trojans Football: Week 1 Fall Camp Stock Report

    Kickoff in a new era of USC football is one week closer, with the Trojans capping their first round of fall camp Friday...

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  22. Oregon Football: Blue-Collar Ducks Embracing Attitude Adjustment

    Certain qualities come to mind when thinking of Oregon football: High-scoring offense and trend-setting uniforms are likely the first two...

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  23. USC Football: Practice Philosophy Sets Tone for Sarkisian Era

    USC opened its 2014 fall camp Monday with a new take on past Trojans traditions. "It reminded me of back in the day, coming out here as a kid," linebacker Hayes Pullard told Gary Klein of the Los Angeles Times ...

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  24. UCLA Football: What Brett Hundley Must Do to Improve as a Passer

    UCLA head coach Jim Mora was unambiguous in his description of quarterback Brett Hundley 's game at last month's Pac -12 media days. "Brett's a passer first," Mora said...

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  25. Oregon Football: 5 Best QBs Ducks Will Face in 2014

    The 2014 season is unofficially dubbed "Year of the Quarterback" in the Pac-12, thanks to 10 talented returning starters. Leading the pack is Oregon redshirt junior Marcus Mariota...

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