Did Lane Kiffin’s Failure to Make a Decision Doom USC Trojans’ Quarterback Cody Kessler?

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USC Trojans head coach Lane Kiffin was adamant that he didn’t know who the Trojans’ new starting quarterback would be and wouldn’t name Matt Barkley‘s permanent replacement until after the first game. But someone had to take the first snap, and […]

USC vs. Hawaii: Game Preview With TV Schedule


The USC Trojans were one of college football’s biggest disappointments in 2012. They finished 7-6 in Lane Kiffin‘s third season — a year in which they were favorites to win the national title. Matt Barkley underperformed late and finished the […]

No. 24 USC Trojans at Hawaii Warriors Preview

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For the second year in a row to wrap up a home-and-home series, the USC Trojans and Hawaii Warriors will square off to start the season. Last year, the Trojans rolled Hawaii in the Coliseum 49-10 with Matt Barkley tossing […]

Do USC Trojans Have Two Equally Good QBs, or Just One Bad Head Coach?

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In one week, the USC Trojans will be preparing for their second game of the 2013 season, but with just days until the opener kicks off, head coach Lane Kiffin still hasn’t announced who will be the quarterback. Publicly, he maintains […]

Marqise Lee is Right, Lack of Quarterback Decision for USC Trojans is ‘Crazy’

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The USC Trojans wrapped up their fall camp on Wednesday with a scrimmage that saw Marqise Lee re-injure his bruised shoulder and Nelson Agholor exploded for three touchdowns. But the biggest news out of the end of camp was what […]

2013 USC Trojans Player Profile: Marquise Lee

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The 2012 season was disappointing for the USC Trojans. A preseason favorite to win the national title, the Trojans stumbled to a 7-6 (5-4 Pac-12) record. High expectations ran rampant before the season and were not met. But that doesn’t […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 26 USC Trojans

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At the start of the 2012 season, many believed that the USC Trojans were one of the best – if not the best – team in the nation. Poor performances and untimely injuries, though, watched them finish the year with a […]

It’s Cody Kessler’s Chance to Shine as USC Trojans Quarterback

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  USC sophomore Cody Kessler has the same illustrious background as many Trojans quarterbacks: five-star recruit, top quarterback from the state of California, high school All-American, and the list goes on. After fellow sophomore Max Wittek won the role of Matt […]

USC Trojans have a Blossoming Wide Receiver in Nelson Agholor

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USC has had the benefit of watching a number of star receivers come through the program throughout its long and storied history, including recent stars Robert Woods and Marqise Lee, but the next great Trojan Wide receiver could be Nelson Agholor. […]

Cody Kessler Making Most of His Opportunity at USC, Hopes to Start at Quarterback

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Max Wittek was supposed to be the heir apparent to Matt Barkley at quarterback for USC, but after the first two weeks of spring practice, it no longer appears that is a given. The real star so far for the […]

Will Knee Injury Cost Max Wittek USC Trojans Starting Quarterback Job?

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The USC Trojans opened up spring practice in a three-man race for the starting quarterback job in 2013. However, that race has been between just two potential QBs over the last two practices as Cody Kessler and Max Browne have […]

USC Has Quarterback Dilemma Heading into Spring Practice

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USC Trojans quarterback Max Wittek saw action at the end of last season following the injury to Matt Barkley, but failed to inspire confidence that he could be the starter heading into 2013. With top quarterback recruit Max Browne on […]