Ed Orgeron has spent 27 years coaching football, but until this spring he had never directed a 5-2 defense. Now he's learning on the fly and loving it.
Max Tuerk started games at tackle and guard as a true freshman last fall. He was named the starting center before spring practice and is learning on the fly.
USC has its sights set on local tight end Tyler Luatua. If Luatua stays home, he'd be the latest in long line of Trojans greats at that position.
Steve Bisheff wonders if Lane Kiffin is willing to open up the offense enough against Arizona, is looking forward to Notre Dame-Oklahoma and think Warren Moon's commentary on Cam Newton is offbase.
USC commits Eldridge Massington and Kylie Fitts have had to sit idly and watch their high school teams thanks to season-ending injuries.
Greg Katz writes that USC looked like the team many predicted in the preseason, but there is plenty of work that still neds to be done
A look at how the newcomers on USC's roster have done during the first four games of 2012.
With a run to the national title game in 2012 USC would be poised to be a dominant force if the BCS four-team format comes to fruition.
With Ty Isaac and Justin Davis recently committing to USC, it's natural to take a look back and see how position duos in the past worked out.
USC was the toast of Los Angeles for most of the Pete Carroll era. Thanks to a talented group in 2012, that hype is starting to build again.
Chris Hawkins was ready to commit to Stanford this past weekend. But getting his dream offer from USC has the Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., cornerback rethinking things.
A look at 10 highly touted USC signees than didn't live up to their high school billing in Cardinal and Gold.
With all the talk of USC needing numbers at tailback in this class, the Trojans might already have their solution in Mission Viejo, Calif., commit Jahleel Pinner.
A look at where USC stands position-by-position in its 2012 recruiting class a week before national signing day.
For all the flak that Lane Kiffin has taken during his head-coaching career, he deserves that same amount of praise for Saturday's win.
With Jordan Simmons becoming the 11th commitment of USC's 2012 class over the weekend, Erik McKinney looks at the perfect candidates to fill the nine remaining spots in the class.