USC's recruiting class certainly took some hits on signing day, but let's not lose sight of the players who did elect to become Trojans.
Steve Bisheff gives his take on the bowl season, from USC's ineptitude to Johnny Manziel's brilliance and everything in between.
Steve Bisheff writes that many L.A. families, including his own, are divided during USC-UCLA week.
Steve Bisheff looks at Stanford's success against USC and how it helps other teams as well as other thoughts around the sports world.
With expectations for the USC Trojans through the roof, a look at the top 10 storylines for the 2012 season.
The statue recognizing USC's fabeled Wild Bunch doesn't quite capture the dominance of that famous defensive line. Greg Katz would like to see a newer, bolder version when the John McKay Center opens.
Steve Bisheff selects the best of the best from his 50 seasons of covering USC football.
Kyle Williams compares what he went through during the recruiting process 10 years ago to what recruits have to go through today.
While Steve Bisheff isn't ready to say that USC could have beaten Alabama on Monday, he's sure the Trojans would have tested Bama's defense a lot more than LSU did.
Steve Bisheff laments certain coaching decisions and the lack of defense in bowls, while still wondering why Boise State was excluded from the BCS.
Kyle Williams grades the Trojans position-by-position in their 50-0 victory against crosstown rival UCLA.
Kyle Williams grades the Trojans position-by-position in their 38-35 victory at No. 4 Oregon.
After defeating a solid Washington team by 23 points, USC graded out well in every category.
Steve Bisheff sings the praises of Robert Woods, wonders what's going on at UCLA and criticizes the Angels for getting Vernon Wells instead of Adrian Beltre.
Steve Bisheff looks forward to the Robert Woods-Juron Criner matchup, praises Andre Heidari and sees a little Eric Dickerson in Raiders RB Darren McFadden.
Some random Cardinal and Gold thoughts, including how USC is keeping a watchful eye on what happens with Miami.