There's definite reason for optimism for first-year USC defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox heading into spring ball. After all, he inherits some key pieces from a unit that finished the 2013 campaign ranked No.
LOS ANGELES -- The USC Trojans held their final scrimmage of fall camp on Wednesday at the Coliseum and if you were waiting on a resolution to the quarterback battle, be prepared to wait a little longer.
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As the Trojans enter the final week of fall camp, the team held a high-energy practice Monday with players sensing that game week is near. "I feel like we have things going in the right direction," USC coach Lane Kiffin said.
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The Trojans held a night practice on Dedeaux Field on Monday and coach Lane Kiffin was very pleased with the results. "It was our best practice of fall camp," Kiffin said. "Now we need to get the players to understand how to come out with this kind of mindset every day.
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The Trojans held their first scrimmage of fall camp on Thursday at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum with a lot at stake for the ongoing quarterback competition. Both quarterbacks had solid performances but nothing that is going to separate one from the other.
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Saturday marked the opening of fall camp at USC, a marathon of a day for the players that started with early morning meetings and culminated in the team's first practice. But for sophomore cornerback Kevon Seymour, that 12-hour day still wasn't enough.
Picking up where he left off after a strong performance in the spring, Josh Shaw has stood out during the team's volunteer passing sessions this summer, both for his lights-out play as well as his bulked-up physical build.
A look at nine positions marked by competition this offseason at USC. Quarterback Cody Kessler, Max Wittek and Max Browne all had their moments this past spring, but after 15 workouts, USC head coach Lane Kiffin decided that this was a battle that simply needed more time.