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Senior Salute 2009

(Photo of Jeff Byers by Icon Sports Media) Here is a list of Trojans that will be playing their last home game at the Coliseum on Saturday. OL Charles Brown LB Luthur Brown OL Jeff Byers (pictured above) WR Preston Cavignac K Jordan Congdon LB Dan Deckas DB Rob Erickson LB Nick Garratt FB Adam […]

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RipsIt Minute

In case you couldn’t follow us live, “The RipsIt Minute” gives you a quick rundown of the must-read Blog entries from the previous day: Sitting in an enemy territory: USC sections at Autzen National coverage: ABC/ESPN2 map We fight on: Cool new song One month later: Stafon Johnson “fighting on” Recovery issues: Forcing fumbles but […]

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Ayles: Notre Dame is #2

1+1=Awesome! Via Deadspin Two cheers for Notre Dame, courtesy of SC tight end Blake Ayles. Nice move, Blake. Also check out Deadspin’s post on Stafon Johnson’s Ironic T-Shirt!

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RipsIt Minute

In case you couldn’t follow us live, “The RipsIt Minute” gives you a quick rundown of the must-read Blog entries from the previous day: Rising up above: A closer look at Allen Bradford A little O-line love: Funny gifts from ESPN ‘I will be back soon:’ Stafon Johnson discharged from hospital Candid camera: Slipping and […]

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Raking The Muck: USC vs. Notre Dame Anticipation-Is-Killing-Me Version

First, you’d think that the Southern Cal players would be a little tense about Saturday’s game.  Maybe?  Just a little?  Uh, Nope.   (I love how PeteCarrollTV goes to bars before the video ends.  Dammit.  Just dammit.) For the Irish to win Saturday, they’re going to have to put some pressure on Matt Barkley, both […]

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STA FIGHT ON 13

(Photo via USCRIPSIT) The Trojans will be wearing a special sticker on the helmets this week against Notre Dame for Stafon Johnson that reads “STA FIGHT ON 13.” In other Stafon news, ESPN is reporting that Johnson will be released from the hospital on Wednesday. Good luck in your recovery Stafon, we will continue to […]

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It’s Southern Cal Week

More photos » by Lori Shepler – AP 19 days ago: In this Sept. 5, 2009, file photo, Southern California quarterback Matt Barkley (7) and coach Pete Carroll shake hands during practice before an NCAA college football game against San Jose in Los Angeles. Carroll is hoping the return of perhaps USC’s two most important […]

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USC football: The future at safety looks bright

Before we delve into the present — USC at Notre Dame on Saturday — let’s take a quick look back and ahead. The Trojans’ very recent past was a bye week that gave the coaches a glimpse at the future. Freshman safeties T.J. McDonald (right) and Jawanza Starling received a ton of invaluable reps, and […]

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RipsIt Minute

In case you couldn’t follow us live, “The RipsIt Minute” gives you a quick rundown of the must-read Blog entries from the previous day: Show your support: Stafon Johnson’s CaringBridge site Trojans around the League: Big day for USC alums in the NFL Mays, Williams named Pac-10 players of the week Very special performance: USC’s […]

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The Skinny: Trojans Execute Winning Formula and Whip Cal

Despite a very emotional week due to the unfortunate accident to Running Back Stafon Johnson, the Trojans put together its most complete performance of the year and routed Cal 30-3 in Strawberry Canyon. On Friday, I wrote about the 5 keys to setting a “Bear” trap and the Trojans hit on all the points and […]

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