While this year's version of the USC-Notre Dame rivalry has huge implications for the Irish, the Trojans are reduced to playing spoiler.
With less than three months before the opening of the 2012 season, WeAreSC takes a preliminary look at the Trojans' schedule.
Almost everyone, including Manti Te'o himself, thought the linebacker was destined to be a Trojan. But Te'o is leading the Notre Dame defense.
After playing for USC against Notre Dame, Kennedy Polamalu, Joe Barry and Sammy Knight return to the rivalry as assistant coaches.
This week's Roundtable goes down memory lane, looking at the best victories for USC over Notre Dame.
Curtis McNeal ready for a bigger role if Marc Tyler can't go; USC excited for first USC-Notre Dame night game in South Bend.