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More Practice

Butch Lewis is on track to start at left tackle with Sam Baker still trying to overcome his hamstring injury. Shareece Wright will play and Chilo Rachal returns tomorrow. Brian Cushing is also fit. Stafon Johnson only practiced with the scout team, so he’s day to day. Rey Maualuga has swelling in his hip and […]

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From 14 to 7, USC’s O Line on the Decline

USC’s offensive line wasn’t all that deep when it started in August with 14. But today on the way out to practice, that number will be seven — healthy bodies able to go all-out. With injured and limited players, make that 10, or one-deep Pete Carroll said, when the teams split up into offense and […]

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The Thin Red Line

Make that a thin cardinal line protecting USC’s backfield, which also happens to be hamstrung by injuries. While every team looses players during the season (Cal lost to Oregon State without their starting QB, Stanford beat USC without their’s), can anybody in the nation match up with the Trojan’s carnage? From USC football’s weekly press […]

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Line News

Charles Brown is the No. 1 tackle with Drew Radovich with a back injury. “He looks pretty good,” offensive line coach Pat Ruel said. Another tackle to watch is Butch Lewis, who is 270 pounds and still trying to make up for his massive weight loss after catching a virus in Mexico. “Butch is a […]

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Tuesday Top 3

Nice profile on 2009 QB Recruit, Matt Barkley, out of Mater Dei HS: …“USC has an awesome program,” said Barkley. “Matt Leinart, obviously came out of there and it was great to see what he did. My dad played water polo and swam at USC, so I did grow up rooting for USC. I wouldn’t […]

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TrojanWire Welcomes 2006 Class

When your lowest-rated recruit looks like this. When you lose Thunder and Lightning and pick up the Prince. When you sign not only the fastest and most talented, but also the deadliest. You get something special like the USC Trojans. RB Kenny Ashley 4-star 5-8/210 (Venice, CA) WR David Ausberry 4-star 6-4/213 (Lemoore, CA) LB […]

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Army All-American recruits like USC

Two more five-star committals: linebacker Allen Bradford and receiver David Ausberry. Four-star running back Emmanuel Moody de-committed from Texas, and was looking at Miami or USC, and he came away a Trojan! USC also landed a four-star O-lineman from Colorado in Butch Lewis. This puts USC squarely in position to come away with the #1 […]

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