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Bye week important for Trojans defense

Youth, ineffectiveness makes this week a crucial teaching week for the USC D

Updated: October 4, 2011, 12:55 AM ET
By Garry Paskwietz | We Are SC

LOS ANGELES -- USC heads into its bye week with a 4-1 record, which is right where most of the early projections had it at this juncture of the season. The schedule to date has not been incredibly tough, and the Trojans have beaten the teams they were supposed to beat at home, while losing to the toughest opponent on the road. Now the team gets to regroup before heading on the road for the next two games, at Cal and Notre Dame.

One of the key points of emphasis for the Trojans over the ...

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