1. USC Offense Searching for Identity After Rushing Woes at Boston College

    Struggles in the run game during No. 17 USC’s 37-31 loss at Boston College on Saturday have head coach Steve Sarkisian using the Trojans’ bye week to evaluate their offensive identity...

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  2. USC Football Recruiting: Latest Updates on 2015 Commits, Visits and Targets

    National signing day 2015 has the look of a potentially historic date in USC football recruiting history. It marks the first time in more than three years that the program has a ...

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  3. UCLA Football: Breakout Bruins of Nonconference Play

    No. 12-ranked UCLA featured plenty of touted individual names when it kicked off the 2014 season, but some breakout Bruins through three games are playing key roles in the team's 3-0 start through nonconference play...

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  4. UCLA Football: Bruins Put Together Best Performance in Time for Pac-12 Play

    The 20-17 final score of No. 12 UCLA's win at Texas may not show it, but the Bruins had their best all-around performance thus far into the 2014 season—and they did so just in time for the start of the Pac-12 Conference season...

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  5. USC Football: Is a Pac-12 Title Still Within Reach After Boston College Loss?

    If No. 9 USC is to contend for a Pac-12 title in 2014, it has plenty of questions to address coming off Saturday’s 37-31 upset loss at Boston College...

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  6. USC Football: Talk of Title Hopes Are Trojans' New Distraction

    Thanks to a marquee road win and a Top 10 AP ranking, USC football is no longer just associated with drama and distractions. Now the Trojans can be called title contenders...

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  7. UCLA Football: Run Game Crucial to Beating Texas, Winning Pac-12

    Establishing a consistent and multidimensional run game is vital for UCLA football in its pursuit of the 2014 Pac -12 Conference championship. The No...

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  8. USC Football: What You Should and Shouldn't Be Concerned About After Week 2

    Head coach Steve Sarkisian called the 13-10 defeat No. 9-ranked USC football scored over Pac -12 Conference rival Stanford cause for celebration...

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  9. UCLA vs. Texas Complete Game Preview

    When: Saturday, Sept. 13, 8 p.m. ET Where: AT&T Stadium; Arlington, Texas TV: Fox No. 12 UCLA vs. Texas has taken on a new look since the preseason, when pundits such as NFL...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 10 days ago 5,047 reads 14 comments

  10. USC vs. Boston College Complete Game Preview

    WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 13, 8 p.m. ET WHERE: Alumni Stadium; Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts TV: ABC At stake in the Week 3 USC vs. Boston College matchup in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, is the No...

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  11. USC Defense Proves It Is Championship-Worthy Against Stanford

    The USC defense showed off a championship-level clutch factor Saturday in the No. 14-ranked Trojans' 13-10 defeat of No. 13 Stanford at Stanford Stadium...

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  12. USC vs. Stanford: Underrated QBs Cody Kessler, Kevin Hogan Fight for Spotlight

    "This week's matchup, you're really looking at two of the Rodney Dangerfields of the conference...

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  13. UCLA Football: Quiet Jim Mora Means Bruins Must Make Statement on Field

    Apparently, UCLA head coach Jim Mora is opting to let his team's performance do the talking in Week 2. Coming off a 28-20 win at Virginia Saturday in which the 11th-ranked Bruins ...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 15 days ago 3,919 reads 12 comments

  14. USC Football: How Steve Sarkisian's History vs. Stanford Will Help Trojans

    No. 13 Stanford and No. 14 USC do not have much time to study game film on the other in preparation for Saturday's Pac -12 contest at Stanford Stadium. But one need not refer to the game tape to know what to anticipate...

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  15. UCLA vs. Memphis Complete Game Preview

    WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 6, 10 p.m. ET WHERE: Rose Bowl Stadium; Pasadena, California TV: Pac -12 Networks No...

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  16. USC vs. Stanford Complete Game Preview

    WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 6, 3:30 p.m. ET WHERE: Stanford Stadium, Stanford, California TV: ABC The Steve Sarkisian era of USC football began with a bang in a 52-13 rout of Fresno State Saturday...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 17 days ago 9,682 reads 25 comments

  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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 ...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 20 days ago 4,327 reads 17 comments

  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. 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...

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  24. 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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  25. 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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