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HIGHLIGHTS: CAL 2009

Offense highlights: Defense highlights: History repeats itself for the Golden Bears; they enter the season with lots of hype, only to fold like a bad hand in poker. Time for them to enter hibernation! Cal’s Heisman hopeful tailback, Jahvid Bust, was held to a season-low 47 rushing yards against USC. Meanwhile Joe McKnight looked the […]

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HIGHLIGHTS: Stafon Johnson 2009

Such a sad way for Stafon Johnson to end his season, but his health is more important than anything, including football. The ol’ Trojan saying “Fight On” takes on a whole new meaning after an event like this. Doctors expect him to recover in full, hopefully he can play football again either at USC for […]

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HIGHLIGHTS: Washington State 2009

Sloppy win, but it’s a win nonetheless. The offense got off to a strong start, but they were inconsistent and fumbled more than they should have, but on the bright side, coaches opened up the playbook and allowed Matt Barkley to complete some deep passes. However this offense, and the receiving game in particular, needs […]

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The Pac-10 is 3 and 0

Tonight we’re in the Rose City (Portland, Oregon), and the #17 Ducks have come through with a 2nd half showing against the #14 Oklahoma State Cowboys. The Pac-10 is destined for a 5 and 0 finish. Yeah we’ll take Mike Riley over a Dave Wannstedt team any day. (Especially tomorrow — even with the Rodgers […]

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T-Wire Running Game Diary: USC @ Stanford

What’s up, Trojan Fans! Welcome to the first ever TrojanWire Running Game Diary. The 901 Bar and Grill was gracious enough to let me watch the game here, since the VS channel isn’t available with the university housing cable package ($50,000 a year and I can’t even watch all the away games???).

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Country Bear Jambaroo: Hip-Hop and Hyperbole

What’s more preposterous and/or hilarious… This album cover from rapper BIG BEAR: Or this newspaper ad from the Baby Bears?: We’re going with the latter…anyone care to disagree? Free TrojanWire t-shirt to the first reader to prank call 310-UCLA-WIN and send us the recording.

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Hot Streak, USC vs. Arizona Tonight!

It’s a statistical dead heat and both teams are red hot: USC and Arizona will enter the Galen Center on fire. USC leads the Pac-10 with a four game winning streak, Arizona is right behind them with three consecutive wins. Both teams lost earlier in the season to #4 Kansas and #2 Memphis, but both […]

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Dennis Erickson Returns to the Pac-10

As you’ve probably heard by now, ASU has found their next coach. Dennis Erickson — the man once considered for the job now inhabited by Pete Carroll — will be the head coach of the Sun Devils in 2007. As usual, the Displaced Trojan has some spot-on analysis: Scott Wolf mentioned on his Inside USC […]

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Stanford Gives Walt Harris His Inevitable Pink Slip

From the AP by way of ESPN — this pretty much says it all: Harris finished his two-year stint with a 6-17 record after losing 26-17 in the Big Game to California on Saturday. He had the shortest tenure of any Stanford coach since Rod Dowhower left after one season in 1979 with a 5-5-1 […]

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