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Two Turnover Tuesday

Mark Sanchez threw two interceptions in practice, one was picked off by safety Kevin Ellison and the other by freshman defensive end Malik Jackson.

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Third Quarter

Aaron Corps kicks off the quarter and hands off to Allen Bradford for 8 yards. Corp rolls out but has Armond Armstead and Malik Jackson on him and throws the ball away. Corp throws a 10-yard pass to Vidal Hazelton. Corp finds his old high school teammate Blake Ayles for 21 yards. Bradford then gains […]

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Catching up with Pete Carroll, Part I

Posted by ESPN.com’s Ted Miller     AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian   Pete Carroll and the Trojans have their sights set on a Pac-10 title. LOS ANGELES — Sat down with USC coach Pete Carroll on Sunday night. He ate ice cream and answered questions. What’s your feeling on this scenario: Let’s say Mitch Mustain starts […]

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Sunday Night Lights

Freshman quarterback Aaron Corp stood out during the scrimmage portion of Sunday night’s scrimmage before about 2,000 fans. Corp worked with the first team. “Any time we move the ball and it’s not going off the script, the defense doesn’t know what we’re going to do,” Corp said. “I did some good things.” Mitch Mustain […]

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Photos: Newcomers’ first practice

<!–start image–><!– end image–>The Trojan recruiting class of 2008 got their first official action on Wednesday, the first day of fall camp. Blue chippers like defensive end Malik Jackson, cornerback T.J. Bryant, tight end Blake Ayles and receiver Brice Butler had impressive debuts on the practice field. Inside: Photos of the new freshmen in actio

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Recruiting Rankings Wrapup

Recruiting rankings can be subjective, but here’s one way to evaluate. Who else recruited each player? Nick Perry chose USC over Michigan. T.J. Bryant chose USC over Florida State, Florida, Miami, Alabama and LSU. Brice Butler chose USC over Georgia. Blake Ayles could have gone to Ohio State. Now it cuts both ways. Malik Jackson […]

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2008 Recruiting Dinner

The scene was on court at the Galen Center again, where a couple times Pete Carroll expressed his desire to see Tim Floyd’s bunch hand the Bruins another loss this year. Carroll said this class was about “bigs” not “flash” and he felt fortunate that the Trojans were in a position to play it this […]

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