Alabama's dominating win in the BCS National Championship Game stirs memories of the USC Trojans' similar days of domination. Now, USC must rediscover those old winning ways.
USC has had the Sun Bowl blues, as it has lost its only two trips to El Paso, falling to Michigan State in 1990 and TCU in 1998.
After the season began with dreams of a BCS national championship, Lane Kiffin will need to get his team motivated for the Sun Bowl.
UCLA might have surpassed USC in the standings, but the Bruins will need to beat the Trojans in a big game this weekend.
Before the season began, the USC Trojans figured to not have much trouble in the Pac-12. But the rest of the division suddenly looks resurgent.
You could arguably assert that the 1962 USC Trojans football team not only surprised a nation and won the mythical national championship, but they helped legendary coach John McKay from becoming a footnote.
To listen to some experts, USC and LSU are favored to meet for the BCS title in six months. As long as we're having fun with way-too-early projections, let's break down that matchup.
Howard Jones, John McKay, John Robinson and Pete Carroll have formed the Mt. Rushmore of national-championship winning coaches at USC. Lane Kiffin wants to join that fraternity this season.
New USC WR coach Tee Martin inherits quite the unit, led by Robert Woods and Marqise Lee. And the former national championship-winning QB knows how to maximize talent.
In going back through USC's championship teams, one constant has been an explosive punt returner.
With Matt Barkley's return, along with a host of others, has USC poised for a return to national title-contender status.
Greg Katz highlights the obvious and not-so-obvious gifts for members of the Trojan family during the holiday season.
With buckets of wins and flashy uniforms, Oregon is becoming heavy recruiting competition for USC.
On Friday, the five biggest keys to beating Stanford were identified. How did USC do in executing that plan?
USC baby boomers have seen a lot of good times, and now they're hoping for another great run under Lane Kiffin.
USC's track record in non-marquee December bowl games isn't very good, so Trojans fans might want to be wary of their Sun Bowl matchup with Georgia Tech.