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Media Concoction Vaporized – Bush’s Heisman Safe

Media Concoction Vaporized – Bush’s Heisman Safe Doc Saturday story on OC Register poll sampling of Heisman voters. Majority favor not opening that can of worms: “Bush put up the numbers and won the Heisman. The only thing he’s guilty of is getting caught. I’d wager that every year among the Heisman finalists, there’s an NCAA […]

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Survey: Reggie Bush should keep Heisman

LOS ANGELES – A majority of 50 Heisman Trophy voters from 25 states recently polled by The Register are opposed to stripping former USC running back Reggie Bush of the 2005 Heisman if the NCAA rules him ineligible for that season. Twenty-nine (58…

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Cushing: DROY Re-vote

With a four game suspension for a violation of the league’s performance enhancing drug policy, Brian Cushing is down, but not (yet) out. The drug, which ESPN’s Adam Schefter has reported as slightly elevated levels of hCG, is on the NFL’s banned substance list as a non-steroid PED. The repercussions of Cushing’s positive test are […]

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USC football: 5 observations on the spring game

USC wrapped up its first Camp Kiffin with the annual spring game Saturday at the Coliseum. Here are my top five observations: 1. Position of strength Although the defenses they faced weren’t entirely the same, there’s no disputing that Mitch Mustain (above) had a more productive day than Matt Barkley to finish a strong spring. […]

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78 Touchdowns

(Photo by Icon Sports Media) If you are following spring ball, I am sure you have heard Dillon Baxter’s names the past few days. There is a ton of buzz surrounding this early enrollee from San Diego. Many are comparing him to former Heisman winners. Others are excited about using him in the wildcat. Nick […]

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Mike Garrett On OTL

Click here watch the piece ESPN’s Outside the Lines ran on USC athletic director and former Heisman Trophy winner Mike Garrett. OTL – Man in the Middle [espn]

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Headlinin’: Dillon Baxter is still Kiffin’s Bush 2.0

Making the morning rounds. • Somebody get that kid’s parents a rent-free house. Hey everybody, check out Southern Cal freshman Dillon Baxter: Wait, wait — actually, that’s former Trojan star Reggie Bush on one of his most famous runs in 2005, in a game against Fresno State in which he set a Pac-10 record with […]

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USC football: 15 players to watch in spring (No. 1)

Ten days, 14 players and nearly 5,000 words later, we have hit No. 1 on our countdown of the 15 Trojans to watch in spring practice. But wait. There’s more. Starting Thursday, we’ll begin our position-by-position preview of spring football, including three questions (and answers) for each spot. And remember, you can follow the USC […]

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What to watch in the Pac-10 this spring

Taking a look at what to watch for as teams head into spring practices, officially ringing the bell on preparations for the 2010 season. Arizona Spring practice starts: March 5 Spring game: April 10 What to watch: The new coordinators: The Wildcats lost two outstanding coordinators — Sonny Dykes on offense and Mark Stoops on […]

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