Marcus Martin is taking the adjustment from left guard to center in stride, getting as much mentoring as possible from Khaled Holmes.
None of the six former Trojans auditioning at the scouting combine blew the NFL's doors off, but there were some positive developments nonetheless.
Matt Barkley leads a roster of six former USC players heading to Indianapolis this week for the NFL's annual scouting combine.
In looking back at USC's 2012 offense, the Trojans were spectacular at times, but penalties, inconsistency and injuries prevented this unit from truly being great.
Serving as an impromptu coach during Wednesday's practice was no big thing for USC senior center Khaled Holmes, who has been a coach of sorts in the middle of the Trojans' offensive line.
At the Coliseum on Saturday, USC fans will pay tribute to a senior class that has seen its share of ups and downs.
Steve Bisheff writes that between Matt Barkley's talent and character, he represents the best of college athletics.
A look at the expected and unexpected performances throughout the first half of the season.
The Trojans conclude a stretch of four our of five on the road with Saturday's game at Washington.
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.
Bounced from the top 10 a week earlier, the USC Trojans tried slipping back in with a somewhat methodical 27-9 victory over Cal that provided almost as many questions as answers.
A look back on the first four games of the Trojans' 2012 season and a look at what's to come.
To recover from a disappointing loss to Stanford, No. 13 USC relied on an old friend, rushing for 296 yards in a 27-9 victory over California.
The Trojans are working hard to fix the offensive line problems that doomed them against Stanford.
With some adjustments along the line and increased leadership, the Trojans can bounce back from a tough loss.