A look at the expected and unexpected performances throughout the first half of the season.
Issues at one cornerback spot have the Trojans considering some radical solutions, including playing star wide receiver Marqise Lee on defense.
USC was counting on better pass defense this season. But because of questions at the cornerback spot opposite Nickell Robey, that hasn't happened yet.
USC's last loss was last October in triple overtime to Stanford. But that defeat might have been the inspiration for USC's returned swagger.
The USC Trojans took it easy in Thursday's practice in preparation for their scrimmage on Friday.
Sophomore cornerback Anthony Brown looked solid in Monday's first practice, where he started in place of an absent Isiah Wiley.
USC Trojans junior safety Nickell Robey, entering his third year as a starter, is fulfilling the role of veteran leader that he long sought.
Sixteen USC players took a life-changing trip to Haiti to help impoverished natives in that country. In the process, they learned something new about themselves.
This week's Roundtable is all about the hardware, as the WeAreSC panel hands out its postseason awards.
Memories of two straight last-second losses to Washington are burned in USC's mind. The Trojans hope to flip the script Saturday.
USC's small cornerbacks look to measure up, while George Farmer and Ross Cumming are getting backfield reps.