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Rey Maualuga Signs Contract

(Photo by Icon Sports Media) The Cincinnati Bengals have signed their second-round draft pick Rey Maualuga. ProFootballTalk.com is reporting that the deal is worth $4.66 million. $2.84 million of the deal is guaranteed. Here is a quote from Rey’s Facebook page: just signed my contract. its time to rumble in the jungle. here we come!! […]

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Pac-10 spring wrap-up: What we learned

Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller We spent a lot of time talking about quarterbacks this spring in the Pac-10, most particularly USC's quarterback competition — did ya hear, Aaron Corp's No. 1 but this freshman Matt Barkley looks like the bees' knees! The other general theme isn't new: After reviewing the tea leaves on the […]

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USC spring wrap-up

Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller USC Trojans 2008 overall record: 12-1 2008 conference record: 8-1 Returning starters Offense 9, defense 3, kicker/punter 0 Top returners WR Damian Williams, C Kristofer O'Dowd, OT Charles Brown, OG Jeff Byers, TB Stafon Johnson, TB Joe McKnight, FS Taylor Mays, CB Josh Pinkard, DE Everson Griffen. Key losses QB […]

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Morning take: Maualuga at OLB?

Posted by ESPN.com's James Walker Here are the most interesting stories Wednesday in the AFC North: What position will Cincinnati Bengals rookie Rey Maualuga play next season? Morning take: His natural position is middle linebacker. But he's not taking Dhani Jones, Cincinnati's leading tackler and leader, off the field next season. Maualuga needs to learn […]

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Three USC linebackers could make history

Rey Maualuga, Brian Cushing and Clay Matthews are all projected to be chosen in opening round of the NFL draft; no school has had three from that position go in first round before. USC linebacker Rey Maualuga is a hitter not a hittee, so it’s somewhat appropriate that the weight of this reality has not […]

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Risky Pick?

Pro Football Weekly lists linebacker Rey Maualuga as one of the first round’s five riskiest picks.

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LBs Impress at Pro Day

(Po-He Tseng/USCRipsIt) After yesterday’s Pro Day at USC, Brian Cushing, Rey Maualuga and Clay Matthews increased their chances of all being drafted in the first round of the upcoming NFL draft. All three ran well and looked very athletic in individual drills. 40 times: Clay Matthews: 4.58 Brian Cushing: 4.67 and 4.73 Rey Maualuga: 4.69 […]

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2009 Pro Day at USC

Former Trojans participating in today’s Pro Day at USC: QB Mark Sanchez WR Patrick Turner LB Brian Cushing LB Clay Matthews Jr. LB Rey Maualuga LB Kaluka Maiava S Kevin Ellison CB Cary Harris DL Fili Moala DL Kyle Moore DL Gerald Washington P Greg Woidneck K David Buehler TB Hershel Dennis TB Desmond Reed […]

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NFL draft: Rey Maualuga’s relaunch

Of all the USC players working out for NFL scouts today, the one with the most to gain is linebacker Rey Maualuga. Maualuga — who took in practice Tuesday with a Cleveland Browns ski cap atop his head and a group of inner-city youths following his every step — believes he has something to prove […]

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Pipeline U

I know most of the focus the next couple of weeks will be on the Trojans basketball team, but it’s also one of the most important times of the year for the dozen football players hoping to make the jump to the NFL. 12 Trojans were invited to the NFL combine last month and at […]

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