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Talking Football with USC’s Nick Holt

Kevin Carden, SCPlayBook USC defensive coordinator Nick Holt had the Trojans playing dominant football all year. Kevin Carden caught up with Nick Holt for an in-depth one-on-one interview. Holt discusses all things football including Pete Carroll, recruiting and much more… continue

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Holt familiar with Idaho

Mak Saxon, OC Register Considering USC hasn’t played Idaho since the start of the Great Depression – and the Vandals will be led by a first-year head coach – it might appear the Trojans lack information on this Saturday’s opponent. That would not be accurate. USC defensive coordinator Nick Holt was the head coach at […]

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The leader of the Trojan D

No one is questioning the physical freakishness or outstanding play of MLB Rey Maualuga, but so far (with little evidence to go from) it does seem like the D gels better as a unit under the leadership of MLB Oscar Lua. We are not sure who was calling for the defense to slant to the […]

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Fall camp begins

Less than a month before kickoff now…. and here is what Pete has to look forward to this season…. The entire team, with the exception of walk-on safety Justin Hart (tonsillitis), reported Wednesday. “The Coliseum is sold out for every game for the first time ever.” “What is unique about this team is that we […]

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USC defensive line

Former USC linebacker coach, Nick Holt, returns as the defensive coordinator. He will be coaching the defensive line also. And here’s what he had to say about #96 and #49: “I think there are a couple of kids who have played a lot of football with Lawrence Jackson and Sedrick Ellis and they have a […]

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The return of Nick Holt

Just one day after accepting an offer to become the St Louis Rams’ defensive line coach, Nick Holt was lured back to USC by the coveted title of defensive coordinator, which has been previously held by Pete Carroll. Holt was the Trojans’ linebacker coach from 2001-03. And head coach at Idaho from 2004-05. Ex-Idaho coach […]

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