When a football coaching staff signs one of the top few recruits at any position, it's cause for celebration. Therefore, grabbing two of the top three prospects at that position might warrant an Animal House-style party.
about 330 days ago | David Ching | NCF On The Trail
2011 overall record: 10-2 2011 conference record: 7-2 (1st, South) Returning starters: Offense: 9; defense: 8; kicker/punter: 2 Top returners QB Matt Barkley, S T.J. McDonald, OL Khaled Holmes, WR Robert Woods, WR Marqise Lee, RB Curtis McNeal, DL Devon Kennard, DL Wes Horton, CB Nickell Robey, LB Dion Bailey, LB Hayes Pullard, K Andre Heidari Key losses OL Matt Kalil, DL Nick Perry, FB Rhett Ellison, DL DaJohn Harris, DL Christian Tupou, LB Chris Galippo, RB Marc Tyler, WR Brandon Carswell, LS Chris Pousson 2011 statistical leaders (*returners) Rushing: Curtis McNeal* (1,005 yards) Passing: Matt Barkley* (3,528 yards) Receiving: Robert Woods* (1,292 yards) Tackles: Dion Bailey*, Hayes Pullard* (81) Sacks: Nick Perry (9.
about 1114 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
After seeing Matt Kalil and Nick Perry go off the board quickly in the first round of the NFL draft, USC fans waited until fullback Rhett Ellison was chosen by the Minnesota Vikings in the fourth round (No.
about 1130 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
A pair of Trojans, Marc Tyler and Rhett Ellison, took part in the running back drills on Sunday at the NFL combine with markedly different results. Ellison (6-foot-5, 251 pounds) didn't wow anybody with his testing results, which included a 4.
about 1192 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
One of the more intriguing USC prospects at the upcoming NFL combine will be tailback Marc Tyler. At this point a year ago, Tyler was the projected senior starter who was expected to power the Trojans run game.
about 1198 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans