USC baby boomers have seen a lot of good times, and now they're hoping for another great run under Lane Kiffin.
With UCLA on the rise and both teams fighting for a spot in the Pac-12 title game, this year's USC-UCLA game could turn out to be a classic rivalry shootout.
The crosstown showdown between USC and UCLA has big implications, as a trip to the Pac-12 title game is at stake.
UCLA might have surpassed USC in the standings, but the Bruins will need to beat the Trojans in a big game this weekend.
USC's offensive stars in their part in a 38-17 win over Arizona State, but it was the surprisingly dominate play of the defense that really shined.
In a battle between two struggling teams, USC and Arizona State square off in a big Pac-12 South Division contest.
USC can still force a rematch with Oregon in the Pac-12 title game, but the Trojans will have to go a long way to earn it.
After coming up short against Oregon on Saturday, USC can only hope to see Oregon again in the Pac-12 title game.
What Saturday night's loss proved is that USC is no longer the bully of the Pac-12, beating opponents with size and strength. That title now belongs to Stanford.
Matt Barkley and T.J. McDonald could have left after last season and no one would have blamed them. But the Trojans duo want to end things as champions.
Steve Bisheff gives his take on the sights and sounds from Pac-12 media day at Universal Studios on Tuesday.
USC is back to postseason eligiblity and is ready to compete for titles, something the rest of the Pac-12 is well aware of.
While it might feel weird, it's in the best interest of USC fans to root for Stanford the rest of the way. The Cardinal's success could help the Trojans down the road.