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The Octomom Takes a Pass on Former Receiver

Jimmy Kimmel featured a Valentine's Dating Game segment with the Octomom on Friday night. There is, of course, a college football hook to this. Bachelor No. 1 is Yogi Roth, who was a receiver at Pittsburgh from 2000-03. In recent years, he held a variety of jobs at USC and was once featured in a […]

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HIGHLIGHTS: Allen Bradford 2009

Allen Bradford had a breakout year, rushing for 668 yards on 115 carries (5.8 YPC) and scoring 8 touchdowns. USC fans have always said he needs more playing time, and this year he got it. With Joe McKnight entering the NFL Draft, Bradford looks to be #1 on the depth chart heading into next season. […]

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Heisman More Popular Than Ever

Last Saturday’s Heisman show on ESPN was the network’s highest-rated ever. ESPN’s Heisman Trophy telecast (Saturday, Dec. 12, at 8 p.m. ET) averaged a 4.1 rating, 4,045,000 households and 5,990,000 viewers, marking  increases of 32% (vs. 3.1), 32% (vs. 3,058,000) and 44% (vs. 4,151,000), respectively, over last year. The home designated market areas (DMA) of […]

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RipsIt Minute

In case you couldn’t follow us live, “The RipsIt Minute” gives you a quick rundown of the must-read Blog entries from the previous day: Sitting in an enemy territory: USC sections at Autzen National coverage: ABC/ESPN2 map We fight on: Cool new song One month later: Stafon Johnson “fighting on” Recovery issues: Forcing fumbles but […]

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HIGHLIGHTS: Washington 2009

What a surprise! USC had another post-big game letdown entering Pac10 play. Don’t go into hibernation just yet; there are positives to be taken away from this game shown in the highlights. Joe McKnight rushed for 100 yards on 11 carries, upping his current season total rush yards to 305. Could he be the first […]

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2009 USC opponent preview: Oregon

USC training camp starts in less than three weeks! Our 2009 opponent preview series will be over by the end of this week! (Yes, both of those items merit exclamation points.) Foe: Oregon When: Saturday, Oct. 31, 5 p.m. PT Where: Eugene, Ore. TV: ABC, ESPN or ESPN2 Last meeting: USC 44, Oregon 10, on […]

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2009 Rose Bowl Running Game Diary

JANUARY 1 | LOS ANGELES, CA — Happy New Year, Trojan fans. I hope you’re all feeling the effects of your excessive partying from last night. Hopefully the Penn State offense will soon be joining you all in popping numerous Advils to help ease the pain that will be inflicted upon them by the almighty […]

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USC vs. UCLA Running Game Diary

With the great matchup in the SEC Championships today, it’s almost a shame that I’ll be stuck watching this presumably meaningless rivalry game. I know, I’m assuming that USC will blow out that team in the girly baby blue uniforms, but c’mon. Lets be real. And that’s why I’ll be switching back and forth between […]

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At least Six USC Games On ABC

Mark Sanchez, get ready for your close-up!  At least 6 USC games in 2008 will be broadcast on ABC or ESPN. USC’s September 13th home opener against Ohio State will be the nationally-televised game of the week, as will Oregon at USC on October 4, Cal at USC on November 4 and Notre Dame at […]

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2008 Rose Bowl DVD Available

“The 2008 Rose Bowl Game Presented by Citi” on DVD, featuring the complete ABC broadcast of another classic Pac-10/Big Ten matchup between the sixth-ranked USC and No. 13 Illinois, is being released by ESPN, in conjunction with Genius Products LLC.

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