1. USC Football: A Historic Low for the Trojan Defense

    There were two historic records set in USC's game last Saturday with the Arizona Wildcats. One belongs in the Heritage Hall of Fame—the other in the Heritage Hall of Shame...

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  2. USC Football: Trojans Need to Tackle Their Problems

    Before I start my rant, let me first congratulate Matt Barkley for breaking Carson Palmer’s record for most passing yards in a game with 468 yards...

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  3. USC Football: What Happens When Trojan Leaders Fail?

    We have seen it time and time again in professional sports, as well as at the collegiate level. A quarterback like Peyton Manning falls, and so do the Colts...

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  4. USC Football: 10 Things You Should Know About the Arizona Wildcats

    The Arizona Wildcats have looked more like the Arizona Pussycats in their last three games. After an opening season win against FCS foe Northern Arizona, they have lost three consecutive games and are 1-3 overall and 0-2 in the Pac-12...

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  5. USC Football: Matt Barkley Loses His Battle with Vontaze Burfict

    Matt Barkley may have won the war of words in the media, but Vontaze Burfict won the battle on the field. Barkley and Burfict have been waging war since their scholastic days...

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  6. USC Football: Is This Year's Defensive Front the Wild Bunch III?

    They were called The Wild Bunch II. They got their name from the classic Western film of 1969, Sam Peckinpah’s The Wild Bunch . It was fitting that the defensive front from the 2003 national championship team acquired such a handle...

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  7. Syracuse Orange vs. USC Trojans: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    USC 38 - Syracuse 17 Final With the temperature expected to be in the upper 60s at game time, it should be a fantastic evening for football at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 3 years ago 1,719 reads 5 comments

  8. USC Football: Lane Kiffin or Derek Dooley, Did Tennessee Get the Better Coach?

    When Lane Kiffin left the University of Tennessee after one year as head coach to return to USC as the Trojans’ head coach, Volunteer fans burned his image in effigy, spewing their vitriol on blogs and fan sites across the Internet...

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  9. USC Football: 10 Things You Must Know About Syracuse

    What we have at the Coliseum this Saturday is a good old-fashioned trap game for USC. The oddsmakers, media and fans are not taking Syracuse very seriously. This is a very good, well-coached football team...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 3 years ago 3,118 reads 9 comments

  10. USC Football: Lane Kiffin Edges Norm Chow in First Pac-12 Game

    USC is a far different team this year than last. The entire personality of the Trojans has been turned upside down. Last season the offense put up the numbers while the defense not only sputtered, but collapsed, late in games...

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  11. USC Football: How Does Robert Woods Compare to USC's Greatest Receivers?

    After leading the Trojans in receptions last season as a true freshman, Robert Woods began his sophomore season by breaking a school record set by Johnnie Morton for most catches in a game...

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  12. USC Football: 10 Things You Need to Know About the Utah Utes

    How important is this Saturday's game to both USC and Utah ? This is essentially the Pac-12 South Championship, despite the fact that USC is neither bowl nor conference championship eligible...

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  13. USC Football: Lane Kiffin Installs His Playing-Scared Offense

    I would like to make two points about Saturday’s 19-17 win over Minnesota which actually felt more like a loss. No, on second thought, I had better just go for one point. There’s a higher percentage of successfully making one point than two...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 3 years ago 2,137 reads 17 comments

  14. Robert Griffin III and Kellen Moore Top the Heisman Watch

    While there are running backs and wide receivers that deserve mention for the Heisman Trophy , once again at the end of the 2011 regular season a quarterback will embrace the trophy...

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  15. USC Football vs Minnesota Gophers: Waiting to Get the Running Game Going

    What was the first thing that stood out in today’s game against the Golden Gophers? It had to be the unbalanced offense. In the first half, Matt Barkley put the ball up 20 times, completing 18...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 3 years ago 583 reads 11 comments

  16. TCU Defended Its Perfect Regular-Season Record Against Baylor Tonight

    What could we discover from tonight's contest? 14th-ranked TCU had not lost a regular-season game since 2008. 25 in a row, could it continue? Last year, TCU blasted Baylor 45-10...

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  17. USC Football: Is 2011 Finally Lane Kiffin's Time To Shine?

    It just could be that Lane Kiffin is the most under-the-radar coach in college football. Sure, everyone knows who Lane Kiffin is...

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  18. USC Trojans: Will USC Be the Most Improved Defense in College Football?

    The fact that USC may very well turn out to be the most improved defense this year in Division I isn’t saying much. That’s how terrible they were in 2010...

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  19. USC Trojans' Injury List: Who's out and Who's in

    A week before the Trojans open against the Golden Gophers of Minnesota, the following players missed practices due to injuries or for other reasons...

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  20. USC Sanctions: The NCAA's Next Move on Lane Kiffin's Infractions?

    A show of hands: How many of you have signed that circulating petition for the NCAA to cancel the remainder of USC's sanctions? Nice gesture. It shows your support for the team...

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  21. Miami Hurricanes Football Scandal: A USC Fan's Defense of the "U"

    Outrageous! Unbelievable! Hypocrisy! These are a few of the typical comments from USC fans after they read the investigative report by Yahoo’s Charles Robinson on corruption within the University of Miami football program...

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  22. USC Football: New California Law Protects Athletes from Agents

    It was unanimous! The California Senate voted 37-0 and the Assembly 76-0 to pass Senate Bill (SB) 238. Great to see Republicans and Democrats can agree on something. Now, if they can only do that in Washington, the nation could get back on track...

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  23. USC's Lane Kiffin: Waiting for the Other Shoe to Drop

    There is no shortage of unknowns as USC begins Fall Camp this week. Offensive guard, tailback, fullback, strong side linebacker, strong safety, number two cornerback and nickel back ...

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  24. College Football: Mark Emmert and the NCAA Are Guilty of Willful Blindness

    The legal term for stating that you were not aware of a situation that you should have been aware of is called ‘willful blindness.’ Judge Simeon T...

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  25. USC Should Weather the NCAA Lane Kiffin Investigation

    I just finished reading some of the posters on the USC boards, where there is a lot of gloom regarding Lane Kiffin ’s appearance at a NCAA hearing this weekend, and rightfully so...

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