1. USC and the Reggie Bush Infractions: The Cliffs Notes Version

    Aside from the actual sanctions that the NCAA has placed on USC in the Reggie Bush case, the lingering problem is the misperception that still exists in the media and among college football fans in general...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about over 3 years ago 8,115 reads 16 comments

  2. USC's A.D. Pat Haden Must Call the NCAA to Task

    First of all on this Memorial Day, I would like to express my appreciation to all those throughout the centuries, who have bravely served our country and given their lives for the cause of freedom throughout the world...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about over 3 years ago 1,557 reads 12 comments

  3. Matt Barkley Takes Inspiration from Tornado Victims

    This morning after the team met with head coach Lane Kiffin , quarterback Matt Barkley spoke to the press...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about over 3 years ago 347 reads 8 comments

  4. USC Players Taking Matters into Their Own Hands?

    The USC Athletic Department tonight issued a statement that they could not comment on the alleged denial of their appeal until the NCAA releases an official statement tomorrow morning (Thursday, May 26)...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about over 3 years ago 2,497 reads 57 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers Not Firing On All Cylinders

    Hey, Lakers ’ fans, how are you enjoying the team’s play over the past week? What a terrific way to head into the playoffs, huh? The team is really focused. Phil Jackson has them clicking on all cylinders...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about over 3 years ago 1,123 reads 18 comments

  6. USC Staff Must Find What Is Missing Now!

    HUMOR— Maybe it was lost in the mail. Or maybe, the dog ate it. Of course, they may have sent it via email and got the wrong address. Then again, maybe the fax machine at Heritage Hall isn’t working...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about over 3 years ago 1,448 reads 16 comments

  7. NCAA's Mark Emmert Must Show More Than Concern

    In his press conference prior to the start of the NCAA Final Four, Mark Emmert, president of the NCAA, voiced his concern for the state of collegiate athletics. As reported by ESPN...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about over 3 years ago 212 reads 0 comments

  8. College Football: USC Trojans Not Playing With a Full Deck This Spring

    They could probably scrounge up enough bodies for a game of pinochle or bridge or even seven-card stud or Texas Hold ‘Em. But forget about staging even a meager tournament...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about over 3 years ago 1,369 reads 13 comments

  9. Los Angeles Lakers' Fans: You Need To Melo Out

    It ain’t gonna happen. Sure, I would love to see Carmelo Anthony in purple and gold, but it really doesn’t make sense for the Denver Nuggets to trade Anthony for Andrew Bynum...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 617 reads 9 comments

  10. Lakers' Mitch Kupchak Needs to Hunt for New Blood

    There is nothing at all moral about a moral victory in professional sports. Maybe in college football, when an out-manned underdog from Division II loses by a point or two to a Division I power, sure they can talk about a moral victory...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 1,696 reads 13 comments

  11. USC Football Recruiting: Grading the Trojans' 2011 Class

    Tonight Lane Kiffin and his staff are seeing stars. That is, a roster of four-and-five star recruits who will be coming to USC this fall. Despite the NCAA sanctions, USC has landed another top five recruiting class...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 9,876 reads 19 comments

  12. USC's Lane Kiffin in Hot Water With the NCAA

    I was having a pleasant afternoon looking over the fantastic list of recruits that have committed to USC today on National Signing Day. Then I read a story on Fan House that really put a damper on everything...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 875 reads 8 comments

  13. USC Recruits: Welcome To Our New Trojans and Fight On!

    While the drama queens or, I should say, drama kings on this board and other USC sites around the country, panic with every negative recruiting post, let me be one of the first to extend a warm welcome to all the new Trojans...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 595 reads 12 comments

  14. National Signing Day 2011: The Mamba Takes a Trip, USC Takes a Hike

    Over the weekend, top Los Angeles and USC recruit DeAnthony Thomas visited Oregon, much to the concern of many USC fans. However, the fans did not find out about it until last night after tweets and posts on Oregon boards...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 2,439 reads 43 comments

  15. USC Recruiters Enter the Dead Period in Shock

    Just as the dead period door was closing on Lane Kiffin and his staff, they heard a huge Kaboom! Before they could even say "Fight On!" their hopes at bolstering the linebacking corps may have just blown up in their faces...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 1,722 reads 33 comments

  16. National Signing Day 2011: USC Trojans Recruiting Revolving Door Spins Wildly

    Round and round she goes. Where she stops not even Lane Kiffin knows. They are moving in and out faster than you can say, “Fight On...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 3,752 reads 26 comments

  17. Los Angeles Clippers' G-Men Do the Texas Two-Step

    February is fast-approaching along with the All-Star Game, and the Clippers will spend a good part of the month on the road. Unfortunately, for the winners of seven consecutive home games, the Clippers have not fared so well on the road this season...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 264 reads 0 comments

  18. Jerry West Says the Lakers Are Getting Long in the Tooth, Do You Agree?

    Yeah, I do agree. If I had suggested it though, Lakers’ fans would be all over me. But since Jerry West said it, I thought it would be a good idea to see how many of you agree or disagree and why...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 1,525 reads 55 comments

  19. USC Football Hit With More NCAA Sanctions

    Just as the USC Appeals delegation was about to leave Indianapolis after presenting their case to the NCAA Appeals Committee, they became aware of a new crop of infractions being levied against the university...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 5,564 reads 25 comments

  20. National Signing Day 20110: USC Recruiting Could Damage the Trojans' NCAA Appeal

    Earlier this week I expounded on how USC’s NCAA appeal hearing, which is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 21, could affect the Trojans' recruiting efforts for this season...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 3,083 reads 31 comments

  21. Pau Gasol Gets 13,000th Point, But Dallas Mavericks Dump Los Angeles Lakers

    What could have been a memorable night for Pau Gasol turned out to be one that the Los Angeles Lakers would rather forget. In the first half of the Lakers game against the Dallas Mavericks, Pau Gasol scored his 13,000th point...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 499 reads 4 comments

  22. USC Recruiting Revs Up Amid NCAA Appeal Hearing

    This may just be the Week That Was for the future of USC Football over the next few years at least. Ever since the NCAA sanctions were announced, USC and their fans have been ...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 4,120 reads 33 comments

  23. Los Angeles Lakers Stumble on the Road to a Three-Peat

    Getting their seven-game winning streak snapped by their Staples Center rivals the Clippers, 99-92, today was disappointing. But worse yet is what the Lakers have failed to do even during their winning streak...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 678 reads 38 comments

  24. Chicago Bears Maul Pete Carroll's Seattle Seahawks

    Today on an icy Soldiers’ Field in Chicago, Pete Carroll’s first season as the head coach of the Seattle Seahawks came to an end in a lopsided contest against the Bears...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 648 reads 2 comments

  25. USC Sanctions: A Way Out for the NCAA

    During groundbreaking ceremonies Wednesday for the John McKay Center, the new $70 million athletic facility, USC’s Athletic Director Pat Haden said USC would not pursue any additional appeals or legal action if the original decision were upheld...

    Paul Peszko Written by Paul Peszko about almost 4 years ago 2,465 reads 35 comments