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.
USC can't afford to look past its Sun Bowl matchup with a Georgia Tech team that runs a unique and difficult triple-option offense.
Southern Cal quarterback commit Max Browne is expected to break the state of Washington career passing yards record in his final game before he moves on to the next level.
The crosstown showdown between USC and UCLA has big implications, as a trip to the Pac-12 title game is at stake.
In a battle between two struggling teams, USC and Arizona State square off in a big Pac-12 South Division contest.
Oregon's last loss came last November at the hands of USC, so it's safe to say that the No. 4 Ducks will be ready for the Trojans this time around.
Colorado has been scuffling en route to a 1-5 start, not the best way to enter a game against USC.
The Mission Viejo-Santa Margarita matchup should prove to be an enticing one for Trojans fans to keep an eye on.
The crosstown rivalry has some championship stakes for UCLA, which would clinch a berth in the Pac-12 title game with a victory over USC.
USC hasn't been able to keep up with Oregon the past two seasons, giving up a combined 100 points. It will be tough to reverse that trend.
Colorado has faced a brutal Pac-12 schedule to date. It doesn't get much easier this week with USC coming to town.
They might have been the smallest guys on the field Saturday, but without RB Curtis McNeal and CB Nickell Robey, USC wouldn't have been close to Stanford.
They may have been the smallest guys on the field Saturday, but USC is nowhere close to Stanford without RB Curtis McNeal and CB Nickell Robey.
Max Tuerk listened to his coaches, bulked up and made a very successful switch from tight end to offensive tackle.