Preseason expectations had USC hoping to ride a veteran OL while riding out growing pains from a young DL. The first four games haven't exactly played out in that way.
A look at how the newcomers on USC's roster have done during the first four games of 2012.
An easy victory gave USC Trojans coach Lane Kiffin a chance to empty the benches early against Hawaii, giving first-year players some valuable experience.
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.
Chris Galippo shrugged of his injured shoulder and went the distance to help USC subdue Minnesota.