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Sarkisian on the state of the Huskies

Many news conferences begin with a coach delivering a few perfunctory — read: worthless, boring, clichéd — words and then fielding questions. I’m not really faulting coaches, mind you, but coaches try to avoid being revealing or controversial when asked hard questions, so they in general aren’t going to have much to say when a […]

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USC and Texas agree to home-and-home

Quick: Name the best college football game you’ve seen. The 2005 national title game, Vince Young and Texas ending USC’s bid for a third consecutive national title with a 41-38 thriller, right? Me too. [ESPN]

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USC will return its 2004 title trophy

The Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) notified USC on Thursday that it has vacated the Trojans’ 2004 national championship, and USC announced shortly thereafter that it is in the process of returning the Grantland Rice Trophy it was given after that title-winning season. Here’s a statement from USC athletic director Pat Haden: “Due to […]

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Pac-10 lunch links: UCLA’s O-line takes hit

In Catholic school, as vicious as Roman rule I got my knuckles bruised by a lady in black And I held my tongue as she told me “Son fear is the heart of love” So I never went back. Arizona is hoping Willie Mobley will provide quality depth at defensive tackle. [ESPN]

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Taylor King won’t play at USC

The former Santa Ana Mater Dei star previously announced he would be transferring to USC this year.The former Santa Ana Mater Dei star previously announced he would be transferring to USC this year. [L.A. Times]

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Barkley On Corp

Quarteback Matt Barkley was asked about Richmond naming Aaron Corp the starting quarterback. “I’m happy for him. He’s a gamer,” Barkley said. “We’ll be watching him (against Virginia on film).” USC plays Virginia the week after Richmond. Read the full article

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The 2010 Hater’s Guide To The Top 25 [College Football]

It’s that time of year again. College football is less than two weeks away, and that means we’re due for a whole new round of PURE COUNTRY HATIN’.I love watching college football. If it had a playoff, it would be the perfect sport. It has everything you need: asshole coaches, shady boosters, drunken girls with […]

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