It does say something when Ronald Jones is the only USC player on both Super Bowl rosters.
When you have just many players from Canadian schools on Tampa Bay’s roster as USC, that’s a problem. When you have four players on the Bucs’ roster from Division II or III schools and one from USC, it means something.
Coaching matters. It impacts player development. USC has not been developing players. I keep pointing out Kedon Slovis and Drake Jackson did not develop last season so this is something even happening in the Coach Bohn era.
USC is resting on its laurels when it says Trojan players have won the most Super Bowl rings. The tradition is withering.
- USC debuted at No. 20 in the Associated Press Top 25 poll, its first appearance since 2017.
- Former USC assistant coach Deland McCullough, an assistant with the Kansas City Chiefs, is going to become associate head coach/running backs at Indiana, according to Football Scoop.
- Trey Johnson, USC director of scouting and recruiting strategy, has left for Tennessee. Remember, new Vols coach Josh Heupel already hired away USC’s new on-campus recruiting director.