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Morning Buzz: USC-Arizona State Report Card

QUARTERBACK Is there anything Caleb Williams can’t do? He makes touchdown throws going against his body, eludes sacks and constantly pulls something out of nothing. I don’t even care he threw an interception. I’d love to see him play Alabama, Georgia or Ohio State. Grade: A- RUNNING BACKS They weren’t exactly breathtaking but they always get bonus points because Travis Dye is ready to check … Continue reading Morning Buzz: USC-Arizona State Report Card

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Former USC Great Marvin Powell Passes Away

Marvin Powell, one of the greatest linemen in USC history, has passed away, according to the New York Jets. He was 67. Powell was an All-American in 1975 and 1976 and is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame. For some reason, he is not in the USC Hall of Fame. Powell was a five-time Pro Bowl selection, three-time All-Pro and Jets Team … Continue reading Former USC Great Marvin Powell Passes Away

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Colorado Fires Karl Dorrell And There’s A USC Connection

Colorado dismissed Karl Dorrell today. He was 8-15 and lost 15 of 19 games. Mike Sanford Jr. will be the head coach for the remainder of the season. He is the son of former USC assistant coach/player Mike Sanford. I used to see him all the time at USC training camps when he was a kid. People with good memories might remember Sanford Jr. as … Continue reading Colorado Fires Karl Dorrell And There’s A USC Connection

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USC Towel Wavers Out Of Hand

USC is having a successful season. The fans are happy. Lincoln Riley is popular. So why does it need an amateurish armada of towel wavers on the sideline? It gives a clownish look to the sideline and looks like forced enthusiasm. Frankly, it’s beneath someone like Riley, who demands levels of effort and behavior from his players. Look at it this way: UCLA recently put … Continue reading USC Towel Wavers Out Of Hand

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My Take On USC’s Less-Than-Impressive Victory

Caleb Williams put on a fantastic QB performance Saturday night. And it was offset by an utterly atrocious effort by the USC offensive line. Williams bounced back from the Oregon State game with an incredible assortment of passes/runs under pressure. And his offensive line needs to thank him profusely because they were an embarrassment. A normal QB would have been sacked eight times in the … Continue reading My Take On USC’s Less-Than-Impressive Victory