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2009 Preview: Rating The Linebackers

Get all the 2009 position ratings here… First, the inside guys: 1. Brandon Spikes, Florida–An HP preseason and postseason AA in 2008, he is the Butkus favorite after collecting 93 tackles, 8 TFL and 4 interceptions last year. 2.¬†Rolando McClain, Alabama–Built upon a big freshman year with an even bigger sophomore year.¬† Led the Tide […]

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Last Words

I’m sitting in the official Rose Bowl hotel (Beverly Hilton) and can’t help but eavesdrop on the out-of-town media. It’s not so much that I’m trying to listen, but they’re excitedly shouting out various USC stats as they peruse the press kits. They seem impressed by the Trojan’s offensive line and think that if the […]

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Tyler and Galippo Amongst Finalists for High School’s Top Player

From the Los Angeles Times: Quarterback Jimmy Clausen and running back Marc Tyler of Westlake Village Oaks Christian and linebacker Chris Galippo of Anaheim Servite are among 16 candidates for the U.S. Army Player of the Year Award. Other nominees for the player-of-the-year award are Will Korn, quarterback from Duncan (S.C.) Byrnes; Chris Strong, linebacker […]

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’07 Recruiting Class Already Looking Nasty

According to the latest ESPN and Scout 2007 Recruit Rankings, USC’s class is already looking like another #1. Amongst the highlights of our early verbal commitments: Marc Tyler – RB (ESPN #1, Scout #7) Chris Galippo – LB (ESPN #2, Scout #14) Marshall Jones – S (ESPN #9, Scout Top 200) James Wilson – OL […]

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