Penn State coach James Franklin will make $6.25 million in 2022 according to CBS Sports. That’s nothing by USC standards. And that’s three seasons from now. USC could easily pay Franklin $8-10 million next season. I’m not saying he would take it but money is not the reason to stay at Penn State. Iowa State coach Matt Campbell makes $3.25 so he could easily double … Continue reading USC Can Afford Any Coach
Oh, by the way, this is Crosstown Rivalry week. Clay Helton even messes this up because more people care about him than the USC-UCLA game. I think USC workers waited until Monday morning to cover Tommy Trojan in duct tape. That tells me evne USC thinks people are not paying a lot of attention to the rivalry. In some years, USC would cover up the … Continue reading Did Anyone Mention The Crosstown Rivalry Is This Week?
USC athletic director Mike Bohn said the following about a timetable for making a decision on Clay Helton with the Los Angeles Times. “Any time you’re a part of a significant enterprise in something that so many people are invested in, it’s something we don’t want to race into,” Bohn said. “We’re not on a specific timeline that would do anything to jeopardize momentum or … Continue reading Mike Bohn On Coaching Timetable
It is semi-hilarious that USC will probably climb the College Football Playoff poll Top 25 even with Clay Helton on the verge of being fired. The Trojans need only beat double-digit underdog UCLA to move further up the poll next week. And if they don’t make the Pac-12 title game, they might move again. Can you imagine this headline: “18th-ranked USC fires Clay Helton” Does … Continue reading Morning Buzz: How High Can USC Climb Poll And Fire The Coach?
Clay Helton said tonight USC will file for an NFL draft evaluation on junior wide receiver Tyler Vaughns. I already consider him gone. Vavae Malepeai looks like he will play vs. UCLA. Helton said offensive coordinator Graham Harrell is going to be a star in the coaching profession. Sure! USC is ranked No. 23 in the College Football Playoff. And they were discussed in the … Continue reading USC Ranked No. 23 in College Football Playoff Rankings
QUARTERBACK J.T. Daniels, the transfer portal is calling . . . Grade: A- TAILBACK I know USC doesn’t use a tight end. I wonder if schools are starting to tell running backs not to go to USC, at least for the next week or so. Grade: C- WIDE RECEIVERS Whatever good will Justin Wilcox generated the past two seasons at Cal disappeared when he thought … Continue reading USC-Cal Report Card