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  1. Five things to watch: USC-Hawaii

    Pedro Moura

    The No. 1-ranked USC Trojans begin their 2012 season on Saturday against Hawaii (4:30 p.m. PT) at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum. Here are five things to watch: 1. Who's playing? Because of Lane Kiffin's new injury-reporting restrictions that began th...

    Blog | August 31, 2012
  2. Saturday scrimmage quick hits

    Pedro Moura

    LOS ANGELES -- Here are news and notes from Saturday's scrimmage -- or "mock game", as coach Lane Kiffin called it -- that won't make it into our other coverage off the day. Trojans name captains USC's players voted to name the team's 2012 capt...

    Blog | August 25, 2012
  3. Tuesday practice quick hits

    Pedro Moura

    LOS ANGELES -- Here are news and notes from Tuesday's practice that won't make it into our other coverage off the session: Barkley to Woods improving The Matt Barkley to Robert Woods connection that looked so polished and perfect last season ha...

    Blog | August 21, 2012
  4. Sunday scrimmage quick hits

    Pedro Moura

    LOS ANGELES -- Here are news, notes and stats from Sunday's evening scrimmage session for the Trojans, held at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum. We'll have more coverage from the session, including a look into Marqise Lee's personal-foul penalty that got h...

    Blog | August 20, 2012
  5. Quick hits after Thursday's practice

    Pedro Moura

    LOS ANGELES -- Here are some news and notes from the Trojans' no-pads practice on Thursday, which was held on Dedeaux Field for the third straight day: Injury updates Left tackle Aundrey Walker returned to practice and worked with the first tea...

    Blog | August 16, 2012
  6. A two-way race at defensive end

    Pedro Moura

    LOS ANGELES -- J.R. Tavai found out on Sunday. With Devon Kennard out for the foreseeable future because of a torn pectoral muscle, coachLane Kiffin and Ed Orgeron decided that the sophomore would be playing defensive end in his place and freshman...

    Blog | August 08, 2012
  7. Fall camp: Five final questions

    Pedro Moura

    For the first time since 2008, the USC Trojans enter into a season with real national championship aspirations. The university and program has dealt with similar expectations on numerous occasions in the past, but it undeniably feels a little differe...

    Blog | August 06, 2012
  8. Fall camp position preview: D-linemen

    Pedro Moura

    To prepare for the start of the 2012 USC campaign, we're doing position-by-position previews of the Trojans' roster all this week. We began Monday with quarterbacks and continued Tuesday with running backs, Wednesday with receivers and tight ends and...

    Blog | August 03, 2012
  9. Analyzing the 2012 depth chart

    Pedro Moura

    USC released its annual end-of-spring depth chart last week, which we posted mostly without comment at the time. Here, now, is our position-by-position analysis of what Lane Kiffin and Co. released, with an eye on what it means for the 2012 Trojans. ...

    Blog | April 23, 2012
  10. Five things we learned in the spring, No. 4

    Pedro Moura

    USC's spring practice is done and football is officially over until the first week of August, so we're going over the five biggest things we learned this spring. We went over De'Von Flournoy's surprise spring Monday, defensive back depth on Tuesda...

    Blog | April 19, 2012
  11. 2012 spring game recap

    Pedro Moura

    LOS ANGELES -- Matt Barkley didn't have a great day at the Coliseum for the USC Trojans' annual spring game on Saturday, but he did do a lot more than expected, based on the other scrimmages USC has played this spring. Two weeks ago, he didn't eve...

    Blog | April 14, 2012
  12. The defensive line rotation

    Pedro Moura

    USC already has its starting defensive ends identified in Devon Kennard and Wes Horton, and its top three tackles organized too. But that's not enough. The Trojans need more linemen capable of logging 10-20 snaps a game to provide breathers for th...

    Blog | April 02, 2012
  13. Spring practice No. 9 notes

    Pedro Moura

    Notes from Saturday's scrimmage at the Coliseum that won't make it into our other coverage off the session: Quarterback Matt Barkley did not participate in the scrimmage portion of practice, giving way to backups Cody Kessler and Max Wittek. Witt...

    Blog | March 31, 2012
  14. Five things we learned in Week 1, No. 4

    Pedro Moura

    USC's out on spring break this week and not practicing, but each weekday through Friday, we'll bring you one thing we learned from the first three days of practice last week and what it might mean for the future. Our first item covered Marqise Lee...

    Blog | March 16, 2012
  15. Spring practice No. 3 notes

    Pedro Moura

    Notes from Saturday's practice and scrimmage that couldn't fit into our other coverage off the session: USC coach Lane Kiffin said the defense dominated the day on Saturday, and it was clear. The Trojans' offense scored just two touchdowns on 56 ...

    Blog | March 10, 2012
  16. The two Mike Pattersons

    Pedro Moura

    USC defensive coordinator Ed Orgeron and head coach Lane Kiffin both compared a current USC defensive linemen to former Trojans defensive tackle Mike Patterson on Thursday, but they were different players. Orgeron said sophomore J.R. Tavai resembl...

    Blog | March 09, 2012