USC Trojans fullback Soma Vainuku has progressed dramatically in the offseason and is set to add a new element to the Trojans backfield.
Summer workouts give USC's incoming players a chance to make a case for immediate playing time, with JC transfer safety Gerald Bowman and a pair of Floridians some Trojans to watch.
A quiet, serene offseason just got complicated for USC football coach Lane Kiffin, who saw assistant coaches Joe Barry and Ted Gilmore leave for the NFL during the past week.
WeAreSC sits down with USC strength and conditioning coach Aaron Ausmus, who discusses the offseason program and expresses excitement about the soon-to-be-opened McKay Center.
That is the question facing coach Lane Kiffin as Max Wittek and Cody Kessler remain even in the team's quarterback competition. Why not play them both in a two-QB system?
Junior right tackle Kevin Graf finally had a healthy offseason and took advantage, getting bigger, faster and stronger for 2012.
Any sort of May malaise USC fans might have been in was eradicated with two four-star RB commits, a Hall of Fame inductee, a goodwill mission and long-awaited control of their home stadium.
After a long offseason, the Trojans enter spring football with a lot of talent and hype, but also quite a few questions that need to be answered.
There are some similiarities from Pete Carroll's second offseason to Lane Kiffin's, but will Kiffin provide the same results in year two?
Talking Pac-12 versus Big Ten, catching passes, and what Minnesota could do to surprise USC.