As the 2012 season opens with USC ranked No. 1 and expectations running wild, Steve Bisheff reminds everyone -- including coach Lane Kiffin -- of the dreaded hiccups.
USC's three 2014 offensive line commits -- Jordan Poland, Toa Lobendahn and Casey Tucker -- haven't met, but they are looking forward to playing together.
In punishing the innocent players and coaches at Penn State, the NCAA made a similarly overbearing punishment like it did with the Trojans two years ago.
USC's big win over Oregon Saturday has the Trojans feeling good now, but the future benefits could be even better.
After coming off possibly the best game of his career, Matt Barkley has a chance to go on the road and cement himself among the Trojans greats.