Game ball goes to: Robert Woods. Marqise Lee grabbed the spotlight last week, but in this game it was Woods who reminded everyone of how good he can be when healthy. Woods -- who missed offseason workouts while rehabbing from ankle surgery -- was back to his playmaking self with 10 catches for 93 yards and two touchdowns, a 76-yard run from scrimmage and a 31-yard punt return.
about 673 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
USC head coach Lane Kiffin announced after practice that linebacker Marquis Simmons and cornerback Brian Baucham were ruled academically eligible for the 2012 season, but cornerback Isiah Wiley did not qualify.
about 688 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
LOS ANGELES -- The No. 1-ranked USC Trojans returned to practice on Monday afternoon after Sunday's scrimmage, which saw a disciplined defense but a lackluster offense. Here are today's practice highlights: • The Trojans worked out in helmets, pads, and black shorts.
LOS ANGELES -- The USC Trojans finished last season ranked No. 102 in the nation in pass defense. At the conclusion of the 2010 season, they sat at No. 109. Safe to say, it has been a few years since anybody has thrown the term "great" around when discussing the USC secondary.