Jeremy Hogue writes that with the No. 1 ranking come higher expectations.
As USC saw yet another offensive tackle taken in the NFL draft, Aundrey Walker and Kevin Graf prepare to carry on the legacy.
Kevin Graf admits to getting emotional as he became the third member of his family to play O-line for the Trojans.
Utah's multiple looks and big defensive line presents a major challenge for a USC line that looked shaky against Minnesota.
There are questions along the USC offensive line as two new guards drop into the mix with veterans Matt Kalil and Khaled Holmes.
Second-year coach Lane Kiffin knows how to play to his team's strengths but can't seem to get the Trojans back on track when things go wrong.
The Trojans have a lot of first-time starters who will have to learn as they go, but it looks like their coach still has much to learn, too.
USC's shaky performance against Minnesota will be forgotten if the Trojans can beat Utah next time out.
Chris Galippo shrugged of his injured shoulder and went the distance to help USC subdue Minnesota.
Revamped defense must control Minnesota's mobile QB; special teams could play major role.
Talking Pac-12 versus Big Ten, catching passes, and what Minnesota could do to surprise USC.
If the USC defense is to erase the horrible memories of last season, players such as T.J. McDonald must live up to their preseason billing.
The return of senior Marc Tyler could bolster the running game; DE Nick Perry carries the load for the defense against Utah.