There was a time when the Pac-12 would fly all its coaches on a private plane to Bristol, Conn., to spend the day at ESPN, doing all kinds of TV and radio interviews. Well, today, only Stanford coach David Shaw was in Bristol. Who knows what happened? Did ESPN decide the Pac-12 wasn’t worth the trouble? Did Larry Scott realize it was waste of time … Continue reading Pac-12 Visits ESPN
It’s easy to think everything was simpler in the past. For example, USC coaches obviously had it easier in the 1950’s and early 60’s with recruiting, right? There was no Internet, no endless commitments and decommitments, no Signing Day shows, no 24/7 coverage of recruiting or constant offseason combines. But there was one drawback in those days: The recruits did not sign a letter of … Continue reading USC Morning Buzz: Tuesday Notes
A public viewing for former USC tailback Willie Brown will be held Thursday at Second Baptist Church in Long Beach. The church is located at 1471 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Funeral services are Friday at 11 a.m. at Long Beach Poly High School Auditorium, which is located at 1600 Atlantic Ave. A viewing will be available from 9 a.m. Continue reading Willie Brown Services Information
You know about the medical school scandal. And the health center scandal. And Cinema School rejecting a $5 million donation from Harvey Weinstein. Let’s remember that CBS CEO Les Moonves, recently accused of sexual misconduct by six women, has his name on the 20,000-square foot media center at the Wallis Annenberg Center. His wife, Julie Chen, and CBS also have their name on the center. Continue reading Another USC Donor In The News
Here is USC tailback Willie Brown after a game in 1963 talking to school president Norman Topping. Continue reading USC Picture Of The Day
Who ever thought there would be a contract dispute with Sam Darnold? But then we are talking about the Jets here. They are trying to get Darnold to agree that all his guaranteed money would be voided if he’s fined and/or suspended by the NFL for disciplinary reasons on-or-off the field. Neither Baker Mayfield nor Josh Allen had to agree to that. Their guarantees are voided … Continue reading USC Morning Buzz: When Will Sam Darnold Sign With Jets?